I am trying to concatenate forward and reverse reads that DO NOT overlap. I am not clear if the ‘qiime feature-table merge-seqs’ function is doing this (attached my code below). Please confirm if this is the case. Is there a way to add 10 Ns between R1 and R2?
I appreciate your help,
qiime feature-table merge-seqs **
–i-data rep-seqs-dada2AMFEC_R1QIIME.qza **
–i-data rep-seqs-dada2AMFEC_R2QIIME.qza **