Nanopore sequence read simulator based on statistical characterization

Project Description

NanoSim is a fast and scalable read simulator that captures the technology-specific features of ONT data, and allows for adjustments upon improvement of nanopore sequencing technology.

To download the latest version and view the manual, please go to

Some ONT read profiles are ready to use for users. With the profiles, users can run simulation tool directly. Please go to to download E. coli or S. cerevisiae datasets and profiles.