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Readers Rank RNA Interference Technology


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Stats, Rankings & Facts

Readers Rank RNA Interference Technology

Taken from GenomeWeb’s 2003 RNAi Technology Usage Market Snapshot survey results, the following lists show how Genome Technology and GenomeWeb Daily News subscribers rate the vendors of synthesized short interfering RNAi oligos and tools for designing siRNAs.


Best-known siRNA vendors

1. (tie) Ambion and Qiagen

2. Dharmacon

3. Sequitur

4. Proligo


Vendors patronized most by those who have bought siRNAs

1. Dharmacon

2. Qiagen

3. Ambion

4. Proligo

5. Sequitur


Best-known siRNA design tools

1. Ambion’s siRNA Target Finder

2. Dharmacon siDesign Center

3. Qiagen’s siRNA Design & Ordering Page

4. Tuschl’s siRNA User’s Guide

5. Whitehead Institute’s siRNA Program


Design tools most used by those who have designed siRNAs

1. Tuschl’s siRNA User’s Guide

2. (3-way tie) Ambion’s siRNA Target Finder
Dharmacon siDesign Center
Qiagen’s siRNA Design & Ordering Page

3. Whitehead Institute’s siRNA Program


To obtain a complete copy of GenomeWeb’s 2003 RNAi Technology Usage Market Snapshot report, visit


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