Technical Bias Widespread in RNA-Seq Datasets
Technical Bias Widespread in RNA-Seq Datasets
Genes that are exceptionally long or short are overrepresented in some published reports, which can lead to misinterpreted results.
Technical Bias Widespread in RNA-Seq Datasets
Technical Bias Widespread in RNA-Seq Datasets

Genes that are exceptionally long or short are overrepresented in some published reports, which can lead to misinterpreted results.

Genes that are exceptionally long or short are overrepresented in some published reports, which can lead to misinterpreted results.

RNA-seq
Scientists Continue to Use Outdated Methods
Scientists Continue to Use Outdated Methods
Catherine Offord | Jan 8, 2018
The use of underperforming computational tools is a major offender in science’s reproducibility crisis—and there’s growing momentum to avoid it.
Characterizing the Imprintome
Characterizing the Imprintome
Amber Dance | Dec 31, 2016
Three techniques for identifying the collection of maternal and paternal genes silenced in offspring
Scaling to Singles
Scaling to Singles
Kelly Rae Chi | Apr 30, 2016
Tips for tracing transcription in individual cells
Sperm RNAs Transmit Stress
Sperm RNAs Transmit Stress
Kate Yandell | Oct 19, 2015
Stressed male mice can pass on an abnormal stress response to their offspring via microRNAs found in sperm, a study shows.
Genetic Repression Boosts Memory
Genetic Repression Boosts Memory
Kate Yandell | Oct 1, 2015
Expression or translation of some genes must be turned off in the mouse hippocampus for memories to form.
An Array of Options
An Array of Options
Kate Yandell | May 31, 2015
A guide for how and when to transition from the microarray to RNA-seq
Circadian Atlas Chronicles Gene Expression
Circadian Atlas Chronicles Gene Expression
Kate Yandell | Oct 27, 2014
Researchers have mapped the times of day when mouse genes are transcribed across 12 organs.
Cancer-Associated Viruses Overblown?
Cancer-Associated Viruses Overblown?
Tracy Vence | Aug 7, 2013
An MD Anderson study calls into question estimates on the percentage of viruses linked to cancer.
Transcriptomics for the Animal Kingdom
Transcriptomics for the Animal Kingdom
Amy Maxmen | Jun 30, 2013
Using RNA-seq to study nonmodel organisms