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Better together: multiplexing samples to improve the preparation and reliability of gene expression studies

Two methods for early tagging of sample RNA before RT-qPCR or full RNA-seq open the door to experiments with fewer technical batch effects.

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Figure 1: Early parallelization of samples to increase throughput and uniformity.

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Mortazavi, A. Better together: multiplexing samples to improve the preparation and reliability of gene expression studies. Nat Methods 12, 304–305 (2015). https://doi.org/10.1038/nmeth.3333

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