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Table 3 Compositional similarity of technical replicates

From: LotuS: an efficient and user-friendly OTU processing pipeline

OTU LR LB QR QD
 Bray-Curtis 0.117267 0.1158 0.106167 0.153467
 Canberra 0.037446 0.037591 0.038509 0.036918
 Jensen Shannon 0.001487 0.001572 0.001602 0.001651
Genus LR LB QR QD
 Bray-Curtis 0.0496 0.048133 0.044133 0.045933
 Canberra 0.055303 0.055628 0.05864 0.05339
 Jensen Shannon 0.002053 0.002067 0.002236 0.001977
Family LR LB QR QD
 Bray-Curtis 0.046867 0.043333 0.042833 0.044933
 Canberra 0.060573 0.057641 0.065774 0.063415
 Jensen Shannon 0.002129 0.002124 0.002432 0.002502
  1. The technical replicates between two MiSeq runs were compositionally compared, using Bray-Curtis, Canberra and Jensen Shannon distance metric. The table shows the average distance of 38 pairs of replicates, for each pipeline execution mode. Less distance means more similar replicate samples.