Monthly Archives: October 2012

Featured RNA-Seq Job

Featured RNA-Seq Job

Bioinformatician to join new Biomedical Sequencing Facility – Vienna, Austria from naturejobs.com We are looking for an experienced bioinformatician to join the new Biomedical Sequencing Facility at the CeMM Research Center for Molecular Medicine of the Austrian Academy of Sciences ...

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STAR – an ultrafast universal RNA-Seq aligner

Spliced Transcripts Alignment to a Reference (STAR) Accurate alignment of high-throughput RNA-Seq data is a challenging and yet unsolved problem because of the non-contiguous transcript structure, relatively short read lengths and constantly increasing throughput of the sequencing technologies. Currently available ...

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RNA-Seq Quantification – Presentation

  UZH/ETH – FGCZ – Functional Genomics Center Zurich www.fgcz.ch/ The Functional Genomics Center Zurich (FGCZ) is a joint state-of-the-art research and training facility of the ETH Zurich and the University of Zurich. With latest technologies and expert support in ...

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RNA-Seq a big topic at upcoming ASHG 2012

RNA-Seq a big topic at upcoming ASHG 2012

Abstract/Presentation Information Title: Quantitative trait locus analysis for next-generation sequencing with the functional linear models.(20) (11:30AM-11:45AM on Wed) (Platform) Author(s): M. Xiong, L. Luo, Y. Zhu Keywords: Statistical Genetics and Genetic Epidemiology, KW059 – family linkage analysis, KW073 – genetic ...

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Sex-biased transcriptome evolution in Drosophila

Sex-biased genes are thought to drive phenotypic differences between males and females. The recent availability of high-throughput gene expression data for many related species has led to a burst of investigations into the genomic and evolutionary properties of sex-biased genes. ...

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RNA-Seq Blog Poll Results

Looks like there is high confidence among the RNA sequencing community that the MiSeq will be the dominant benchtop sequencer. It is also interesting that this poll reached 100 voters much more quickly than most of our previous polls.  Is ...

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Sequencing of the Pineapple Fruit Transcriptome

Pineapple (Ananas comosus var. comosus), is an important tropical non-climacteric fruit with high commercial potential. Understanding the mechanism and processes underlying fruit ripening would enable scientists to enhance the improvement of quality traits such as, flavor, texture, appearance and fruit ...

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