Merge a given set of bins in an anvi'o collection.
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pan-db profile-db collection bin
This program merges two or more bins together into a single bin.
To run this program, the bins that you want to merge must be contained within a single collection. Just provide the collection name, the pan-db or profile-db you’re working with, the bins that you want to merge, and the name of the output bin.
To check what collections and bins are contained in a database, you can either run this program with the flag
--list-bins, or you can run anvi-show-collections-and-bins.
For example, if you wanted to merge the bins
last_third in a pan-db into a single bin called
complete_bin, just run
anvi-merge-bins -p pan-db \ -C collection \ -b first_third,middle_third,last_third \ -B complete_bin
Now your collection will contain the bin
complete_bin and the original bins will be gone forever (unless you had runanvi-summarize, anvi-export-collection, or a similar program beforehand)
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