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Multiple Studies Cite Progress toward Quality Transcriptomes

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from Genetic Engineering News RNA sequencing (RNA-seq), a means of depicting the transcriptome, is being used with increasing frequency to characterize a growing array of conditions—everything from prenatal birth defects to disorders of the elderly. Yet the technique, which is ...

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RNA-Seq with iReport and InSilico DB

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RNA-Seq, or transcriptome sequencing, continues to be an exciting way to explore gene expression using next-generation sequencing (NGS). But for many researchers, the interpretation of RNA-Seq data remains a daunting task because they are using spreadsheets to read transcript names ...

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Worldwide Study Demonstrates Accuracy of RNA Sequencing Techniques

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E. Aubrey Thompson, Ph.D., Mayo Clinic in Florida JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Physicians envision a future in which genomic data from patients is heavily used to manage care — but experts have questioned the accuracy and reliability of these analyses. Now, ...

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Most Read Blog Posts – August 2014

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A Comparative Study of Techniques for Differential Expression Analysis on RNA-Seq Data 1,458 Views Researchers Develop Tool to Better Visualize, Analyze Human Genomic & Transcriptomic Data 1,335 Views Influence of RNA extraction methods and library selection schemes on RNA-seq data ...

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Most Read Blog Posts – July 2014

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Library generation introduces significant biases in RNA-seq data, adding extreme variability to coverage and read-depth Web Tools for miRNA Analysis A protocol for RNA methylation differential analysis with MeRIP-Seq data iRegulon: From a Gene List to a Gene Regulatory Network ...

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Small RNAs in blood may reveal heart injury

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Like clues to a crime, specific molecules in the body can hint at exposure to toxins, infectious agents or even trauma, and so help doctors determine whether and how to treat a patient. In recent years, tiny pieces of RNA ...

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RNA-Seq Dissects the Transcriptome

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from Genetic Engineering News by Kathy Liszewski With the rapid rise of next-generation sequencing (NGS), one of its technologies, RNA sequencing (RNA-Seq), has taken center stage for analyzing whole transcriptomes. Although RNA-Seq is still the new kid on the block, ...

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