Tag Archives: miRNA isolation

For MicroRNA Discovery, Pippin Prep Delivers Highest Yield and Specificity

In a highly accessed paper in BMC Medical Genomics, scientists from McGill University and EMBL tested several steps to find the most robust pipeline for discovering small non-coding RNAs (sncRNAs) that might be useful as biomarkers. As part of this … more »

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Pippin Enriches for MicroRNAs in Zebrafish Transcriptome Study

Scientists from the Mayo Clinic, Institute for Systems Biology, and University of Illinois recently published a study investigating the effects of vitamin D on microRNA regulation of gene expression in zebrafish. The team used our Pippin Prep together with the … more »

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Detection of 1,25-Dihydroxyvitamin D-Regulated miRNAs in Zebrafish by Whole Transcriptome Sequencing

March 2014 (epub ahead of print) Authors: Theodore A. Craig, Yuji Zhang, Andrew T. Magis, Cory C. Funk, Nathan D. Price, Stephen C. Ekker, and Rajiv Kumar Info: In this paper from the journal Zebrafish, scientists report a study of … more »

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At Iowa Core Lab, Pippin Sizing Is Essential for MicroRNA Studies

Kevin Knudtson’s DNA Facility at the University of Iowa acquired a Pippin Prep almost a year ago, and in the time since, the automated size selection tool has become an integral part of the core lab’s microRNA pipeline. “Pippin is … more »

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At MIT, Pippin Enables Splice Variant Detection and MicroRNA Analysis

At the BioMicro Center at MIT, Director Stuart Levine, PhD, recently introduced the Pippin Prep from Sage Science to enable key applications — including splice variant analysis with RNA-seq and microRNA analysis — that were not possible on other platforms. … more »

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