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Old 02-03-2012, 12:44 PM   #6
pmiguel
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Well, the chips are pretty much useless for estimating rRNA % of a sample. All they show is the % of intact rRNA in the sample. If the rRNA degrades at any point, it will not be identifiable as such by the chip software.

Obviously ribo-depletion was not successful for you samples.

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