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Table 1 MIMAG Standards

From: Assessment of urban microbiome assemblies with the help of targeted in silico gold standards

Quality level Criteria
High-quality draft Presence of 5S, 16S and 23S rRNAPresence of at least 18 tRNAs
Completion > 90%
Contamination < 5%
Medium-quality draft Completion ≥50%
Contamination < 10%
Low-quality draft Completion < 50%
Contamination < 10%
  1. Selected set of criteria for low, medium and high-quality draft-genomes according to the Minimum Information about a Metagenome-Assembled Genome (MIMAG) standards [32]