Tag Archives: small rna sequencing

Fighting veterinary drug abuse with RNA-Seq

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Worldwide growth and performance-enhancing substances are used in cattle husbandry to increase productivity. In certain countries however e.g., in the EU, these practices are forbidden to prevent the consumers from potential health risks of substance residues in food. To maximize ...

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Understanding and using small RNA-Seq

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David Galas from the Pacific Northwest Diabetes Research Institute presents a seminar on his lab’s efforts, in the context of the Extracellular RNA Communication Consortium (ERCC), to address the problem of sequence-specific bias in small RNA sequencing. This seminar was ...

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Optimization of miRNA-seq data preprocessing

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The past two decades of microRNA (miRNA) research has solidified the role of these small non-coding RNAs as key regulators of many biological processes and promising biomarkers for disease. The concurrent development in high-throughput profiling technology has further advanced our ...

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New microRNA Analysis App in BaseSpace

miRNAs are a class of non-coding RNAs mainly involved in post-transcription control of gene expression although they are also involved in other non-canonical functions. Furthermore, they represents an interesting class of biomarkers for a large variety of diseases. Small RNA-sequencing ...

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Reducing Small RNA Sequencing Biases

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from Genetic Engineering News by Adam R. Morris & Masoud M. Toloue Randomized Adapter Strategy for Library Preparation Reduces Ligation Bias and Increases Accuracy of Small RNA-Seq The study of small RNAs, including miRNAs, siRNAs, and pi-RNAs, is an ideal ...

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