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Table 1 Adapter trimming benchmark results on real data (raw reads)

From: SeqPurge: highly-sensitive adapter trimming for paired-end NGS data

  Adapters left Bases left
no trimming 414254 168509790
SeqPurge 0.1-270 0 142570393
AdapterRemoval 1.5.4 1450 142864048
Flexbar 2.5 7 142323263
PEAT 1.2.2 24298 146433832
SeqPrep 1.2 0 142069127
Skewer 0.1.123 425 142664746
Trimmomatic 0.32 5 142717579
  1. The number of adapter 20-mers and the number of bases left in the raw read data after adapter trimming. The most notable entries are highlighted (bold)