Gaurav Thareja, Vivek Kumar, Mike Zyskowski, Simon Mercer, Bob Davidson


Recent technological advances in DNA sequencing technology are resulting in ever-larger quantities of sequence information being made available to an increasingly broad segment of the scientific and clinical community. This is in turn driving the need for standard, rapid and easy to use tools for genomic reconstruction and analysis. As a step towards addressing this challenge, we present PadeNA (Parallel de Novo Assembler), a parallelized DNA sequence assembler with a graphical user interface. PadeNA is designed using interface-driven architecture to facilitate code reusability and extensibility, and is provided as part of the open source Microsoft Biology Foundation. Installers and documentation are available at


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Paper Citation

in Harvard Style

Thareja G., Kumar V., Zyskowski M., Mercer S. and Davidson B. (2011). PadeNA: A PARALLEL DE NOVO ASSEMBLER . In Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms - Volume 1: BIOINFORMATICS, (BIOSTEC 2011) ISBN 978-989-8425-36-2, pages 196-203. DOI: 10.5220/0003164301960203

in Bibtex Style

author={Gaurav Thareja and Vivek Kumar and Mike Zyskowski and Simon Mercer and Bob Davidson},
booktitle={Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms - Volume 1: BIOINFORMATICS, (BIOSTEC 2011)},

in EndNote Style

JO - Proceedings of the International Conference on Bioinformatics Models, Methods and Algorithms - Volume 1: BIOINFORMATICS, (BIOSTEC 2011)
SN - 978-989-8425-36-2
AU - Thareja G.
AU - Kumar V.
AU - Zyskowski M.
AU - Mercer S.
AU - Davidson B.
PY - 2011
SP - 196
EP - 203
DO - 10.5220/0003164301960203