Estimate genome heterozygosity, repeat content, and size from sequencing reads using a kmer-based statistical approach.


The code is open source on Github:

Statistical work by Gregory Vurture and Fritz Sedlazeck

Web application by Maria Nattestad

Principal investigator / The Boss: Mike Schatz

For questions about the science, email: Mike Schatz at

For questions about the web application, email: Maria Nattestad at