NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Takara Bio USA has announced a supply deal with the Allen Institute for Brain Science.

Under the terms of the agreement, the firm will provide its Smart-Seq v4 Ultra Low Input RNA Kit for Sequencing for use in single-cell gene expression profiling of brain cells.

The library preparation technology converts polyadenylated RNA into cDNA, which is amplified and turned into sequencing libraries for use with Illumina instruments.

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Jun
28
Sponsored by
Agilent Technologies

This webinar will address the advantages and challenges of using array-based comparative genomic hybridization (array-CGH) in the investigation of developmental disorders.

Jun
29
Sponsored by
PerkinElmer

This online seminar will provide an overview of current standardization efforts in genomics, epigenomics, and metagenomics, with a focus on practical implementation considerations for researchers and labs.

Jul
20
Sponsored by
NuGEN

This webinar describes the characterization of gene fusions across distinct subtypes of melanoma.