Welcome to the Introduction to VarSeq Tutorial!ΒΆ


Updated: November 11th, 2016

Level: Beginner

Product: VarSeq

This tutorial covers a basic de Novo Trio workflow with an emphasis on understanding and exploring filter chains and variant tables.


To complete this tutorial you will need to download and unzip the following file, which includes a starter project.


The majority of the workflow described in this tutorial can be done within the free VarSeq Viewer however some options do require an active license to perform. You can go to Discover VarSeq and request a viewer or evaluation license.

Files included in the above ZIP file:

  • Introduction to VarSeq Tutorial - Starter project containing 1 VCF file for the 1kG YRI trio (NA19238, NA19239, NA19240) with an artificial de Novo mutation placed in the data.


VarSeq version 1.4.2 was used to create this tutorial. While every attempt will be made to keep this content relevant, it is possible that certain features or icons may change with newer releases.