Sergey Nurk, PhD

Postdoctoral Fellow (alum)

Software

Verkko

Verkko is a hybrid genome assembly pipeline developed for telomere-to-telomere assembly of long accurate (e.g. PacBio HiFi) and ultra-long (e.g. Oxford Nanopore UL) reads. Verkko is Finnish for net, mesh and graph.

Canu

A single molecule sequence assembler for genomes large and small
Publications
Segmental duplications and their variation in a complete human genome
Science, April 1, 2022
Vollger MR, Guitart X, Dishuck PC, Mercuri L, Harvey WT, Gershman A, Diekhans M, Sulovari A, Munson KM, Lewis AM, Hoekzema K, Porubsky D, Li R, Nurk S, Koren S, Miga KH, Phillippy AM, Timp W, Ventura M, Eichler EE