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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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Gene-Editing Guide

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from Harvard Univeristy by By SUE McGREEVEY New method identifies genome-wide off-target effects of CRISPR-Cas Harvard Medical School investigators at Massachusetts General Hospital have developed a method for detecting unwanted DNA breaks—across the entire genome of human cells—induced by the ...

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Choosing a next-generation sequencing pipeline

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The next-generation sequencing (NGS) technologies are revolutionary tools which have made possible achieving remarkable advances in genetics since the beginning of the twenty-first century. Thanks to the possibility to produce large amount of sequence data, these tools are going to ...

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BioVLAB-MMIA-NGS – MicroRNA-mRNA Integrated Analysis using High Throughput Sequencing Data

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It is now well established that microRNAs (miRNAs) play a critical role in regulating gene expression in a sequence specific manner and genome-wide efforts are underway to predict known and novel miRNA targets. However, the integrated miRNA-mRNA analysis remains a ...

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Meet the Winner of Appistry’s Pipeline Challenge

Today Appistry announced the winner of its inaugural Pipeline Challenge. The winner is a project team led by Dr. Benjamin Darbro, director of the Shivanand R. Patil Cytogenetics and Molecular Laboratory at the University of Iowa Hospital and Clinics. Dr. Darbro won ...

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Extracellular Biomarkers Summit

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Cambridge Healthtech Institute’s Extracellular Biomarkers Summit, the newest addition to their biomarker and diagnostics portfolio will be held March 16-18, 2015 in Cambridge, MA. The four-track event merges the well-established microRNA as Biomarkers and Diagnostics Conference with focused discussions on ...

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