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Output of samtools view, what does the third column actually represent?

The samtools view outputs information from SAM and BAM files in SAM format. You can find a description of the SAM format here: samtools.github.io/hts-specs/SAMv1.pdf Section 1.4 deals with the meaning of each of the manditory coloumns. It includes the following table: Col Field Type Regexp/Range Brief description |—|——|——-|—————————-|—————————————-| 1 QNAME…

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