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John O. Browder

Last week, a colleague, mentor, and friend Professor John O. Browder lost his battle against cancer. John has left behind a significant legacy at Virginia Tech and I wanted to take a moment to reflect on his enduring impact. 303 altre parole

General Interest

What is a RIN score?

It’s always useful to have a method for determining the relative quality of one’s source material. If you’re starting with garbage, you’re unlikely to have anything but garbage at the end, no matter how well you execute your protocols or how skillfully you massage your data. 391 altre parole


Total RNA Sequencing

The composition of RNA in a cell can be roughly estimated at 80% ribosomal RNA, 15% transfer RNA, and 5% messenger RNA. With total RNA sequencing, all of those subtypes (as well as any small RNAs) are converted into cDNA for sequencing. 180 altre parole

Sequencing Technology And Methods

The Future of Work and Income

On March 24-25, the School of Public and International Affairs will be holding itsĀ Ridenour Faculty Fellowship Conference & High Table Celebration, at the… 213 altre parole

General Interest