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Cell by Cell Mapping of the Cancer Transcriptome

Making Every Cell Count “It is important for oncologists to know which drug to select for a given patient, particularly following relapse,” said Scott R. Manalis, Ph.D., professor of biological engineering at the Koch Institute for Integrative Cancer Research at ...

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Qiagen introduces QIAscout for single-cell isolation

Qiagen NV,  a leading global provider of sample to insight solutions, announced the launch of QIAscout, a novel instrument for isolation of viable single cells from samples to enable cost-efficient, accurate single-cell analysis for next-generation sequencing (NGS), polymerase chain reaction ...

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New innovative method for delivering genes into cells

Living cells express genes involved in physiological functions like development and metabolism via complex mechanisms. The cell membrane protects the genome from various exogenous molecules. Cell transfection is a fundamental technique that is used to deliver molecules, such as nucleic ...

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Gene Expression in a Drop – The Scientist

The Scientist Gene Expression in a DropThe ScientistSuch droplets have been used for single-cell PCR, but the new techniques are the first to apply the technology to transcriptomics. Kirschner’s team has used its technique, called inDrop, to study variations in ...

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