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Seeing is believing: new methods for in situ single-cell transcriptomics

Gal Avital, Tamar Hashimshony and Itai Yanai*

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Department of Biology, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa 32000, Israel

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Genome Biology 2014, 15:110  doi:10.1186/gb4169

Published: 31 March 2014


New methods employ RNA-seq to study single cells within complex tissues by in situ sequencing or mRNA capture from single photoactivated cells.