About QIIME

QIIME (canonically pronounced ‘Chime’) stands for “Quantitative Insights Into Microbial Ecology”. QIIME is a microbial community analysis toolkit developed in Python using PyCogent, and can be used for microbial ecology studies based on traditional and high-throughput sequencing methods.

The best source of information on QIIME is the QIIME homepage.




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