Course Details

  • Date: June 20th, 2013 - June 20th, 2013
  • Time: 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  • Location: NCI-F Building 430, Conference Room 230
  • Presenter(s):

This is repeat of the lecture given June 11th on the Bethesda Campus.

  • Common sample prep and library preparation pitfalls
  • Understand what determines the quality of your NGS data
  • Current publishing and data reporting standards for NGS studies
  • Types of experimental designs used NGS studies
  • Ensure efficient use of experimental budget
  • Sample budgets for standard RNA-Seq, CHiP-Seq, Exome-Seq projects
  • Increase precision and accuracy of results
  • Microarrays vs RNA-Seq: pluses and minuses
  • Increase the likelihood for publication in a top-tier journal