Search results for "Genome (DNA)"

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HiSeq 4000 read-to-index mis-assignment

14/06/2017

The Oxford Genomics Centre (OGC) has been generating sequencing data using Illumina’s high-throughput technologies since 2008. Over these years the combined experience within the group and relationship with its end users has enabled the OGC…more

Microbial DNA sequencing

14/06/2017

In 2010 the Oxford Genomics Centre partnered with the Modernising Medical Microbiology consortium in a bid to translate advances in sequencing technologies into diagnostic tools for tracking the spread of hospital infections. A major focus was to develop…more

Quality Checking Metric Examples

21/04/2017

Submitting samples

When we receive samples, whether they are DNA, RNA or Premade libraries, they first undergo our quality control (QC) assays before being processed by the Library Preparation Team or Sequencing Team. Performing these assays…more

A colorimetric method to determine efficiency of FACS sorting

28/03/2017

The colorimetric method (Rodrigues et al, 2016) can be used to determine the efficiency of FACS sorting into 96- and 384-well plates. It’s an inexpensive method that uses 3, 3′, 5, 5′- Tetramethylbenzidine (TMB) and…more

Epigenetic analysis on Illumina EPIC arrays

28/03/2017

Epigenetics is one of the hottest fields in life sciences. From academic publications to the mainstream media, it has the ability to fill in some of the gaps in scientific knowledge and has huge potential…more