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Arkas – Rapid reproducible RNA-Seq analysis

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The recently introduced Kallisto pseudoaligner has radically simplified the quantification of transcripts in RNA-sequencing experiments.  Researchers from the Keck School of Medicine of USC offer cloud-scale RNAseq pipelines Arkas-Quantification, which deploys Kallisto for parallel cloud computations, and Arkas-Analysis, which annotates ...

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RNA Sequencing – An Introduction

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News Medical Life Sciences by By Catherine Shaffer, M.Sc. – If DNA is the fundamental code of the genome, RNA is the message. Genes are made active through the process of transcribing the code into RNA, and then translating RNA into DNA. This is known as ...

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Complete Transcriptome RNA-Seq

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RNA-Seq is the leading technology for analyzing gene expression on a global scale across a broad spectrum of sample types. However, due to chemical modifications by fixation or degradation due to collection methods, samples often contain an abundance of RNA ...

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A Brief History of RNA-Seq

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Sequencing of RNA (RNA-seq) is a recent technique that emerged shortly after next-generation sequencing (NGS) was invented approx. 10 years ago and since has revolutionized biological research in the 21st century. The major advance and basis of NGS is the ...

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Featured Job Opening – Scientist, RNA-Seq

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Job ID – 2015-1256 # of Openings – 1 Job Locations – US-MA-Cambridge Posted Date – 8/10/2015 Category – Research & Development Overview: Foundation Medicine is seeking a talented, highly motivated and results-oriented Scientist to join the Molecular Biology and ...

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