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Not all noise is waste

Stochastic profiling, a method to rank heterogeneity of gene expression in a cell population, shows that quantifying cell-to-cell variability has come of age and leads to biological insight.

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Figure 1: A spectrum of variability measurements.


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Quaranta, V., Garbett, S. Not all noise is waste. Nat Methods 7, 269–272 (2010).

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