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Table 1 Overview of the five MinION® runs

From: Genome assembly using Nanopore-guided long and error-free DNA reads

  Run1 Run2 Run3 Run4 Run5
DNA library 1 2 3 4 4
DNA fragment size 8 kb 20 kb 20 kb 20 kb 20 kb
Flowcell chemistry R7 R7 R7.3 R7.3 R7.3
Number of reads 9,241 3,990 6,052 11,957 35,252
Cumulative size (Mb) 21.4 19.3 40.8 34.5 88.9
N50 size (bp) 5,388 11,288 10,217 12,729 13,967
Average size (bp) 2,314 4,830 6,746 2,886 2,523
% of 2D reads 6.5% 13.6% 43.3% 11.6% 9.7%
% of 2D bases 14.6% 27.1% 57.1% 42.7% 44.6%