NGS is increasingly used in precision medicine, but an automated sequencing pipeline that can detect different types of variants (single nucleotide - SNV, copy number - CNV, structural - SV) and does not rely on normal samples as germline comparison is needed. To address this, we developed Onkopipe, a Snakemake-based pipeline that integrates quality control, read alignments, BAM pre-processing, and variant calling tools to detect SNV, CNV, and SV in a unified VCF format without matched normal samples. Onkopipe is containerized and provides features such as reproducibility, parallelization, and easy customization, enabling the analysis of genomic data in precision medicine. Our validation and evaluation demonstrate high accuracy and concordance, making Onkopipe a valuable open-source resource for molecular tumor boards. Onkopipe is being shared as an open source project and is available at https://gitlab.gwdg.de/MedBioinf/mtb/onkopipe.
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