Happening This Week: RNA-Seq Summit 2013

The much anticipated RNA-Seq Summit will be held this week in Boston, MA.

RNA-Seq 2013 brings together RNA-Seq leaders and innovators from pharma, biotech, genome institutes and universities. Leave the meeting with…

  • An understanding of when and how to transition to RNA-Seq from microarray technology for maximum accuracy of gene expression measurement
  • A toolbox of bioinformatics solutions and the most appropriate and unified integrated approach to managing, analyzing and interpreting huge volumes of data
  • Knowledge of how an exceptional experimental design can help to enhance drug discovery to maximize the results 
  • An overview of the benefits of outsourcing to boost the time and cost efficiency of your NGS program for more streamlined applications
  • An expert’s guide to the latest and best software frameworks for de novo transcriptome assembly and analysis
  • The answers to optimizing biomarker discovery and target validation through streamlined techniques data application and integration techniques

Just a short list of the attending organizations…

Pfizer

Fluidigm

Beckman Coulter

Complete Genomics

Merck

GlaxoSmtihKline

Bristol-Myers Squibb

Genzyme Biosurgery

Agilent Technologies

Boehringer Ingelheim

AstraZeneca

UCSF

NuGEN Technologies

AVEO Pharmaceuticals

H3 Biomedicine

Synthetic Genomics

Broad Institute

Complete Genomics

University of North Carolina

Sanofi

Enzymatics

Stanford University

Genentech

Asuragen

Maverix Biomics

Biogen Idec

QIAGEN

Expression Analysis

Baylor College of Medicine

Illumina 

Yale University

Arizona State University

Vertex Pharmaceuticals

Affymetrix

Lexogen

Dendreon Corporation

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