Ion Torrent

Choosing the Ion Torrent import will open the dialog shown in figure 6.16. This data type can also be imported using the on-the-fly import functionality available in workflows, described in Launching workflows individually and in batches.

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Figure 6.16: Importing data from Ion Torrent.

The following file formats from the Ion Torrent system can be imported:

The General options, at the bottom left of the import dialog are:

The option Use clipping information, at the bottom right, applies to the import of sff format files, indicating whether clipping information in the files should be used or not.