The GATK toolkit offers a wide variety of tools with a primary focus on variant discovery and genotyping. Its powerful processing engine and high-performance computing features make it capable of taking on projects of any size.
This version is installed and currently available ...
... on environment hpc-uniol-env
... on environment hpc-env/8.3
Using GATK on the HPC cluster
If you want to use GATK on the HPC cluster, you will have to load its corresponding module first. You can do that with the command
module load GATK
On environment hpc-uniol-env, you will then see the following message:
To execute GATK run: java -jar $EBROOTGATK/GenomeAnalysisTK.jar
On environment hpc-env/8.3, a newer GATK version is installed which you can start by just typing
To use GATK productively, you will have to add some command-line arguments. "--help" will print out a list of all of them.
The GATK Documentation can be found here.