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Genome Analysis Unit

bcl process workflow automates post-production processing of Illumina NGS runs: conversion of raw bcl data to fastq, basic Quality Control, permanent data storage in NCI Cleversafe and data delivery to core facility users.

Features Set:

  • Automated backup of Next Generation Sequence Data produced by Illumina to NCI Cleversafe Storage System.
  • Runs bcl2fastq – conversion of machine data to data used by your bioinformatician.
  • Runs a set of commonly used Quality Control Software on NGS Data.
  • Zip packaged and uploaded to NCI Cleversafe Storage System.
  • Provides a means of sharing data with core-facitiy users through URL data.

Python
  • Access to Helix or Biowulf
  • NCI Cleversafe Account
  • MySql Database
  • Web browser or Unix-based terminal to download data.
https://helix.nih.gov/GAU/bcl_process/About.html