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DNA Oligo Ordering Through IDT Now Faster, Easier

We have updated our Custom DNA Oligo ordering system with a faster, streamlined workflow; an integrated OligoAnalyzer® calculator, and a more efficient bulk input

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Get Just the Targets You Need in NGS Capture Panels

There are several disadvantages to purchasing fixed target capture panels or having custom panels manufactured. A solution is to create your own custom NGS target capture panels from stocked human gene probe pools.

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Improving Uniform Coverage of Targeted Sequences for NGS

The challenges researchers face for obtaining uniform coverage of NGS data and how IDT xGen® Lockdown® Probes are uniquely positioned to facilitate uniform sequence coverage.

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The HeLa Genome—The Legacy of Henrietta Lacks to Biomedical Research

HeLa cells are used in research laboratories throughout the world, including at IDT, and have greatly impacted scientific findings since they were first developed. A bestselling book, “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks”, by Rebecca Skloot, describes the history and policy issues surrounding the creation and use of the HeLa cell line.

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You want a unicorn with your oligos? Umm, yeah we can do that!

Injecting a little fantasy into your biological reality.

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