Genozip



Genozip is also available on Conda and binary downloads. For additional installation options, See: https://genozip.com

Genozip is a universal compressor for genomic files - it compresses FASTQ, BAM/CRAM, VCF and many other file formats (including non-genomic files) - see https://genozip.com

For Illumina data .bam and .fastq.gz files, the typical gain over gzip is around 4X. For PacBio and Oxford Nanopore data aligned .bam files, the gain is typically around 2X. For .vcf.gz files, the gain over gzip is typically 3-6X. Here are some examples: https://genozip.com/benchmarks.html.

Yes, Genozip can compress already-compressed files (.gz .bz2 .xz .bam .cram).

The compression is lossless - the decompressed file is 100% identical to the original file (see documentation for exceptions).

Genozip is free for academic and training use (as defined in the license). For use with data generated in a clinical or commercial settings, please see https://genozip.com/commercial.html or contact [email protected]

Usage is subject to terms and conditions. The license can be viewed on https://genozip.com/license.html

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Genozip

Compressor for genomic files (FASTQ, SAM/BAM, VCF, FASTA, GVF, 23andMe...), up to 5x better than gzip and faster too

Genozip Info

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🔗 Source Code github.com
🕒 Last Update 6 months ago
🕒 Created 3 years ago
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😎 Author divonlan