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A Systematic Approach to Finding Unannotated Proteins

By Katarina Zimmer | March 1, 2018

A study suggests that there is more to the eukaryotic genome than was previously suspected.

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2017 Top 10 Innovations

By The Scientist Staff | December 1, 2017

From single-cell analysis to whole-genome sequencing, this year’s best new products shine on many levels.

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Adding RNA sequencing analysis to genomic sequencing helps scientists uncover mutations likely responsible for genetic disorders they might otherwise miss.

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Image of the Day: Inner Conflicts

By The Scientist Staff | April 13, 2017

Transcriptomic analyses of a patient with severe Ebola virus disease revealed shifts in the expression of antiviral and immune response genes, corresponding to the stages of illness.

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Reverse Transcriptase with Proofreading Capabilities Created

By Alison F. Takemura | June 27, 2016

Using directed evolution, researchers selected a DNA polymerase to copy RNA into DNA.

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Gene Expression in a Drop

By Ruth Williams | August 1, 2015

Tens of thousands of individual cells can have their transcriptomes analyzed simultaneously thanks to two new techniques.

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An Array of Options

By Kate Yandell | June 1, 2015

A guide for how and when to transition from the microarray to RNA-seq

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Expanding ENCODE

By Jyoti Madhusoodanan | August 27, 2014

Latest Encyclopedia of DNA Elements data enable researchers to compare genome regulation across species. 

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