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Table 5 Comparison with CompostBin on the datasets described in[17]

From: Separating metagenomic short reads into genomes via clustering

Species Ratio Phylogenetic CompostBin’s TOSS (Sanger) TOSS (Illumina)
   distance error error error
Bacillus halodurans & Bacillus subtilis 1:1 Species 6.48 1.05 1.38
Gluconobacter oxydans& 1:1 Genus 3.39 4.72 4.92
Granulibacter bethesdensis      
Escherichia coli & Yersinia pestis 1:1 Genus 10.00 3.11 2.58
Methanocaldococcus jannaschii & 1:1 Family 0.51 0.22 0.01
Methanococcus maripaludis      
Pyrobaculum aerophilum & 1:1 Family 0.28 1.05 0.01
Thermofilum pendens      
Gluconobacter oxydans & 1:1 Order 0.98 4.74 0.01
Rhodospirillum rubrum      
Gluconobacter oxydans, 1:1:8 Family and Order 7.7 - 6.45
Granulibacter bethesdensis &      
Nitrobacter hamburgensis      
Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas putida & 1:1:8 Order and 1.96 - 0.15
Bacillus anthracis   Phylum    
Escherichia coli, Pseudomonas putida, 1:1: Species, Order, 4.52 - 0.80
Thermofilum pendens, 1:1: Family,    
Pyrobaculum aerophilum, 2:14 Phylum, and    
Bacillus anthracis & Bacillus subtilis   Kingdom    
  1. Note that some datasets involve genomes separated at several different taxonomic levels.