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Table 4 Number of contaminating genera and species having at least one hundred matches, and a relative abundance ≥ 5% in at least one sample/group are shown, for each of the three considered kingdoms and for Tumor and Control samples

From: From trash to treasure: detecting unexpected contamination in unmapped NGS data

  Tumors Controls
  Genus Species Genus Species
Bacteria 100 199 57 91
Fungi 12 15 8 10
Viruses / 9 / 7