Transcriptome Assembly - C.bairdi with MEGAN6 Taxonomy-specific Reads with Trinity on Mox

Ran a de novo assembly using the extracted reads classified under Arthropoda from 20200122 The assembly was performed with Trinity on Mox.

SBATCH Script (GitHub):

#!/bin/bash
## Job Name
#SBATCH --job-name=trinity_cbai
## Allocation Definition
#SBATCH --account=srlab
#SBATCH --partition=srlab
## Resources
## Nodes
#SBATCH --nodes=1
## Walltime (days-hours:minutes:seconds format)
#SBATCH --time=10-00:00:00
## Memory per node
#SBATCH --mem=500G
##turn on e-mail notification
#SBATCH --mail-type=ALL
#SBATCH --mail-user=samwhite@uw.edu
## Specify the working directory for this job
#SBATCH --chdir=/gscratch/scrubbed/samwhite/outputs/20200122_cbai_trinity_megan_RNAseq

# Exit script if a command fails
set -e

# Load Python Mox module for Python module availability
module load intel-python3_2017

# Document programs in PATH (primarily for program version ID)
{
date
echo ""
echo "System PATH for $SLURM_JOB_ID"
echo ""
printf "%0.s-" {1..10}
echo "${PATH}" | tr : \\n
} >> system_path.log

# User-defined variables
reads_dir=/gscratch/srlab/sam/data/C_bairdi/RNAseq
threads=27
assembly_stats=assembly_stats.txt
timestamp=$(date +%Y%m%d)
fasta_name="${timestamp}.C_bairdi.megan.Trinity.fasta"

# Paths to programs
trinity_dir="/gscratch/srlab/programs/trinityrnaseq-v2.9.0"
samtools="/gscratch/srlab/programs/samtools-1.10/samtools"


## Inititalize arrays
R1_array=()
R2_array=()

# Variables for R1/R2 lists
R1_list=""
R2_list=""

# Create array of fastq R1 files
R1_array=(${reads_dir}/*_R1.fq)

# Create array of fastq R2 files
R2_array=(${reads_dir}/*_R2.fq)

# Create list of fastq files used in analysis
## Uses parameter substitution to strip leading path from filename
for fastq in ${reads_dir}/*.fq
do
  echo "${fastq##*/}" >> fastq.list.txt
done

# Create comma-separated lists of FastQ reads
R1_list=$(echo "${R1_array[@]}" | tr " " ",")
R2_list=$(echo "${R2_array[@]}" | tr " " ",")


# Run Trinity using "stranded" setting (--SS_lib_type)
${trinity_dir}/Trinity \
--seqType fq \
--max_memory 500G \
--CPU ${threads} \
--SS_lib_type RF \
--left "${R1_list}" \
--right "${R2_list}"

# Rename generic assembly FastA
mv trinity_out_dir/Trinity.fasta trinity_out_dir/${fasta_name}

# Assembly stats
${trinity_dir}/util/TrinityStats.pl trinity_out_dir/${fasta_name} \
> ${assembly_stats}

# Create gene map files
${trinity_dir}/util/support_scripts/get_Trinity_gene_to_trans_map.pl \
trinity_out_dir/${fasta_name} \
> trinity_out_dir/${fasta_name}.gene_trans_map

# Create FastA index
${samtools} faidx \
trinity_out_dir/${fasta_name}

RESULTS

This was pretty quick, ~1.5hrs:

Trinity runtime for C.bairdi assembly

Output folder:

Assembly (FastA; 20MB):

FastA Index (FAI):

Trinity Gene Trans Map (txt):

Assembly stats (txt):


```

################################

Counts of transcripts, etc.

################################ Total trinity ‘genes’: 13803 Total trinity transcripts: 19670 Percent GC: 53.46

######################################## Stats based on ALL transcript contigs: ########################################

Contig N10: 3528
Contig N20: 2555
Contig N30: 2029
Contig N40: 1708
Contig N50: 1431

Median contig length: 745
Average contig: 1007.16
Total assembled bases: 19810930

#####################################################

Stats based on ONLY LONGEST ISOFORM per ‘GENE’:

#####################################################

Contig N10: 3186
Contig N20: 2340
Contig N30: 1889
Contig N40: 1584
Contig N50: 1312

Median contig length: 635
Average contig: 899.22
Total assembled bases: 12411973
```