Counting short tandem repeats

A method using CRISPR–Cas technology, nanopore sequencing and bioinformatics enables quantification of short tandem repeats with high accuracy.

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  1. Giesselmann, P. et al. Analysis of short tandem repeat expansions and their methylation state with nanopore sequencing. Nat. Biotechnol. 37, 1478–1481 (2019).

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Correspondence to Grant Miura.

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Miura, G. Counting short tandem repeats. Nat Methods 17, 31 (2020).

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