Convert a bedGraph file to bigWig format (see also )

bedGraphToBigWig in.bedGraph chrom.sizes

where in.bedGraph is a four column file in the format:

and chrom.sizes is a two-column file/URL:
and is the output indexed big wig file.
If the assembly is hosted by UCSC, chrom.sizes can be a URL like

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