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GENOZIP: A FAST AND EFFICIENT COMPRESSION TOOL FOR VCF FILES

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Data Quantity, Complexity Drives Use of AI in Drug Discovery and Testing

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Don't Sweat The Small Stuff: Low DNA Input Workflow Enables Sequencing of the Smallest Species

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A leaf with various synthetic promoters expressing Green Fluorescent Protein, demonstrating the range of expression levels that can...

 
 
 
High-Performance Windows to Benefit Low-Income California Communities

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Ultrafine Control: Researchers Discover Ferroelectricity at the Atomic Scale

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SIMULATING COMBAT: HOW BATCH CORRECTION CAN LEAD TO THE SYSTEMATIC INTRODUCTION OF FALSE POSITIVE RESULTS IN DNA METHYLATION MICROARRAY STUDIES

Systematic technical effects-also called batch effects-are a considerable challenge when analyzing DNA methylation microarray data,...

 
 
 

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This paper reviews state-of-the-art research solutions across the spectrum of medical imaging informatics, discusses clinical translation,...

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Persistently increased cell-free DNA concentrations only modestly contribute to outcome and host response in sepsis survivors with...

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