HiSeq 2500 resources to further your research

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HiSeq 2500 Resources

iRNA-seq: computational method for genome-wide assessment of acute transcriptional regulation from total RNA-seq data.

Nucleic Acids Res 43 e40 2015

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Targeted Next-Generation Sequencing Identifies a Recurrent Mutation in MCPH1 Associating with Hereditary Breast Cancer Susceptibility.

PLoS Genet 12 e1005816 2016

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Development of a Comprehensive Sequencing Assay for Inherited Cardiac Condition Genes.

J Cardiovasc Transl Res 9 3-11 2016

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HiSeq 2500 System Guide

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HiSeq Site Prep Guide

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HiSeq 2500 Documentation

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Progress in Rapid Identification of Variants Linked to Genetic Diseases
Progress in Rapid Identification of Variants Linked to Genetic Diseases

Learn how DNA sequencing is leading to progress in the rapid identification of variants that might be involved in genetic diseases. Thanks to this work, Dr. Kingsmore and his team now hold a Guinness World Records title.

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Exploring the Forgotten Genome of Cancer Research

A Garvan Institute sarcoma study identifies rare cancer-associated variants in the germline with the HiSeq 2500 System.

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Capturing Variant Data from the Blood

Using the HiSeq 2500 System, Dr. Hector Alvarez and researchers at the MD Anderson Cancer Center are studying genetic variation in exosomal DNA found in the blood of pancreatic cancer subjects and gaining insight into the potential of liquid biopsies in diagnosing and monitoring the disease.

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Toward Precision Medicine in Neuropsychiatry

David Goldstein at the Center for Human Genome Variation shares how sequencing with the HiSeq 2500 helps advance neuropsychiatry.

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Attack of the Jet-Lagged Tomatoes

Learn how tomato circadian clocks and genes evolved as tomatoes were transferred from their equatorial birthplace and planted across North America.

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Gut-Brain Axis: Melancholy of Our Gut Microbiome

Learn how transplanting gut microbes from patients diagnosed with depression affects the mental state of germ-free mice.

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