|HTS||High-throughput sequencing. More or less synonymous to NGS.|
|NGS||Next-generation sequencing. More or less synonymous to HTS, the problem is always to know which generation you are coming next to.|
|PSSM||Position-specific scoring matrix|
|PWM||Position-Weight Matrix. A PWM is a specific type of PSSM, where cells indicate the weight score, as defined by Hertz and Stormo (1999). In some articles PWM us used in a more general sense, as a synonym of PSSM.|
|TFBM||Transcription factor binding motif|
|TFBS||Transcription factor binding site|
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