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An optimized protocol for RNA-Seq on the Ion Proton sequencer

An optimized protocol for RNA-Seq on the Ion Proton sequencer

Previous studies compared running cost, time and other performance measures of popular sequencing platforms. However, comprehensive assessment of library construction and analysis protocols for Proton sequencing platform remains unexplored. Unlike Illumina sequencing platforms, Proton reads are heterogeneous in length and ...

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Transcriptome Profiling Grants Launched to Support New Biomarker Discovery

Transcriptome Profiling Grants Launched to Support New Biomarker Discovery

CARLSBAD, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Thermo Fisher Scientific will fast-track 12 translational research teams’ gene-expression profiling through an innovative grant program launched today. Selected applicants will receive free next-generation RNA sequencing services to further their research in the field of cancer genomics. “Transcriptome ...

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Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Market – Global Forecast to 2020

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Market – Global Forecast to 2020

Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Market by Platforms (Illumina HiSeq, MiSeq, HiSeqX Ten, NextSeq 500,Thermo Fisher Ion Proton/PGM), Bioinformatics (Exome Sequencing, RNA-Seq, ChIP-Seq), Technology (SBS, SMRT) & by Application (Diagnostics, Personalized Medicine) – Global Forecast to 2020 The next generation sequencing ...

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Study finds RNA-Seq, like microarrays, only accurate for relative expression, not absolute quantitation

Study finds RNA-Seq, like microarrays, only accurate for relative expression, not absolute quantitation

The collborators at the SEQC/MAQC-III Consortium present primary results from the Sequencing Quality Control (SEQC) project, coordinated by the US Food and Drug Administration. Examining Illumina HiSeq, Life Technologies SOLiD and Roche 454 platforms at multiple laboratory sites using reference ...

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Life Technologies

Life Technologies

Life Technologies offers two great options for transcriptome analysis: Whole transcriptome sequencing, or RNA-Seq, for both discovery and gene expression analysis. Use the Ion Proton™ System combined with Ambion® RNA purification and Ion Torrent™ library construction kits for identification and ...

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On-Demand RNA-Seq Webinars

On-Demand RNA-Seq Webinars

Life Technologies has made three recorded transcriptome sequencing webinars available for viewing on-demand. Total Transcriptome Analysis on the Ion Torrent™ Platform (Recorded Presentation) Timothy Triche, MD, PhD Professor, Pathology & Pediatrics, USC KSOM – Director, Center for Personalized Medicine at ...

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Benchtop Sequencers – Ion out sells, MiSeq out performs

from Bio-IT World Sales of the Ion Torrent desktop sequencers exceed those of its rival MiSeq machine from Illumina, according to a new financial report, which highlights encouraging trends for both Illumina and Ion Torrent parent company, Life Technologies. In ...

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