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NGS Sample Prep User Meeting

Wednesday, January 17, 2018
11 a.m.1 p.m.


University Laboratory Building , Room 104
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IIGB and NEB are sponsoring a NGS Sample Prep User Meeting

When: Wednesday, January 17th, 2018 (11:00 am – 1:00 pm)

Where: University Laboratory Building (ULB), Room 104


Lunch will be provided.  Come for the seminar, have lunch and bring questions about sample NGS sample prep!


Seminar (NEB FAS Dr. Daniela Mufano)

New NEB Sample Prep Methods to Enhance RNA and DNA Sequencing

Discussion Topics

  • Low yield samples – sub nanogram
  • Low quality samples (FFPE DNA or RNA)
  • Shorter workflows – less than 3 hours (single tube, fewer PCR cycles)
  • Automatable workflows – eliminate need for mechanical shearing
  • Pretreatment of FFPE samples
  • RNA Depletion

Raffle/FREE Reagents

All attendees will be entered in a raffle drawing for a chance to win one 24 reaction NEBNext Kit of your choice.  

All attendees will receive a NEBNext Travel Mug.


So that we can gauge attendance for food, please RSVP to gencore@ucr.edu.

See you there!


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