Utilities for variant calling and manipulating VCFs and BCFs
BCFtools is a set of utilities that manipulate variant calls in the Variant Call Format (VCF) and its binary counterpart BCF. All commands work transparently with both VCFs and BCFs, both uncompressed and BGZF-compressed.
- Website: https://samtools.github.io/bcftools/
- Licenses: Expat · GPL 3+
- Package source: gnu/packages/bioinformatics.scm
- Builds: See build status
- Issues: See known issues
bcftools 1.10 as follows:
guix install email@example.com
Or install the latest version:
guix install bcftools
You can also install packages in augmented, pure or containerized environments for development or simply to try them out without polluting your user profile. See the
guix shell documentation for more information.