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Open between the holidays

We will be open before, after, and between the holidays and closed only on official UC holidays. The UC holidays are Friday the 23rd, Monday the 26th, Friday the 30th, and Monday the 2nd. Happy Holidays! The DNA Tech Core

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Seminar: Simultaneous “multi-omic” measurement of gene fusions, mRNA, & proteins at 800-plex using single-molecule optical barcodes

Please joins us for the seminar: Simultaneous “multi-omic” measurement of gene fusions, mRNA, & proteins at 800-plex using single-molecule optical barcodes. Thursday, December 1st:  2pm to 3 pm Genome Center Auditorium (GBSF, #1005) Refreshments provided. Please RSVP using this link. ABSTRACT The ability

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New Service: Long-Read Sequencing on the PacBio Sequel

Pacific Biosciences (PacBio) has recently published a high quality de novo genome assembly for Arabidopsis based on the data of only two Sequel SMRT-cells. The Sequel is the second generation PacBio sequencer and generates up to 7x more reads per

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RNA-Seq Workshop – Library Preparation and Introduction to Data Analysis – February 8th to 10th 2017

February 8th, 9 a.m. – February  10th,  5 p.m. RNA-seq has revolutionized the way we address complex biological questions, allowing for differential gene expression, differential transcript analysis, as well as transcriptome assemblies. As sequencing output rapidly increases and sample numbers increase, library preparation

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RNA-Seq Workshop – Library Preparation and Introduction to Data Analysis – November 15th to 17th

We are sorry the workshop is fully booked. To subscribe to the our email list which announces the workshops, send an email to sympa@ucdavis.edu with the following information in the subject line: subscribe dnatech_news first_name last_name November 15, 2016, 9 a.m. – November 17,

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RNA-Seq Workshop – Library Preparation and Introduction to Data Analysis – May 10th to 12th

May 10, 2016, 9 a.m. – May 12, 2016, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Please see this page for the full information and the registration:  https://registration.genomecenter.ucdavis.edu/events/DNATech_RNASeq_May_2016/ RNA-seq has revolutionized the way we address complex biological questions, allowing for differential gene

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We are a Campus Research Core Facility!

The UC Davis DNA Technologies and Expression Analysis Cores have been designated a Campus Research Core Facility From the official announcement: ” …. This designation provides a strategic platform to ensure state-of-the-art research capabilities provided in a cost-efficient manner. The designated laboratories are expected

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DNA Technologies Core User Survey Results

We would like to thank everybody who participated in our user survey! Your input is highly appreciated and will help us improve our services. The results are available here: https://www.surveymonkey.com/results/SM-Q67N6H9J/ 73 DNA Technologies and Expression Analysis Core users did participate.

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HiSeq3000 upgraded to Hiseq4000

Our latest generation Illumina HiSeq3000 sequencer has been upgraded to a HiSeq4000.  This means the option to run two flowcells in parallel was enabled.  Thus, the sequencer offers now twice the throughput.  The chemistry and reagents do not change as should

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Free RNAseq workshop, January 20th 2016

The Bioinformatics core is hosting a free two hour RNA-seq hour work shop on Januray 20th. Please see:  http://bioinformatics.ucdavis.edu/rnaseq-workshopjan2016/

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