Posts Tagged: NGS

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Four questions you should ask about your library prep

Comparing new enzymatic methods with physical shearing One of the key components to a successful sequencing run is library prep – and the first step in any great library is DNA fragmentation. Fragmentation cuts DNA into sizes that sequencers such as Illumina or Ion Torrent instruments can handle. Considering all the options out there to… Read article →



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Join us for the Summer of NGS!

The weather is heating up here at QIAGEN’s US offices, and so are our NGS technologies! We’ve already come out with several advances over the past year, and more is in store for the second half of 2017 – stay tuned! This July, we held a special webinar series event showcasing a variety of aspects of NGS technology…. Read article →


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Discovering microRNA biomarkers in cancer

In recent years, research into microRNA biomarkers for cancer has expanded, yielding many potential signatures for a variety of cancer types. MicroRNAs are promising biomarker candidates due to their stability in circulation in association with Ago2, HDL or extracellular vesicles, and their important gene regulation roles in multiple cancer-related processes. Multiple methods are available for miRNA… Read article →