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Ebersberg, Germany-based MWG Biotech has released a free web-based siRNA design tool as part of its e-commerce portal [see story, p. 1]. The new service allows customers to design siRNA oligonucleotides to silence specific genes and order them from the company's website. The tool includes a Blast function that checks every candidate siRNA to see which gene or alternative splice form it matches. There is also a sense-strand Blast function to detect and avoid non-specific off-target effects.

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