Genome in a Bottle Ashkenazim PGP Son Reference Standard
Horizon has harnessed its’ proprietary FFPE processing capabilities to generate ‘Well Characterized Genome’ (WCG) FFPE samples, in collaboration with the Genome in a Bottle Consortium (GIAB). These standards are ideal for NGS workflows, especially the validation and development of whole-genome sequencing protocols.
Horizon FFPE Reference standards are cell-line derived making them reproducible, renewable, and affordable experimental controls for molecular diagnostic assays. They are formulated to mimic patient samples and serve as excellent quality controls by acting as performance indicators for the whole diagnostic workflow.
Horizon FFPE standards eliminate the variability associated with patient-derived reference standards, and avoid the hassle of sourcing, characterizing, and documenting your own cell line mixes. Using a proprietary method of mild fixation and homogenous paraffin embedding, we generate highly reproducible and consistent FFPE curls. Our standards yield high molecular weight DNA which can be analyzed in a wide-range of assays including qPCR, Sanger sequencing and next-generation sequencing.
Product Description: Genome in a Bottle Ashkenazim PGP Son Reference Standard
Catalog number: GM24385
Gene: Full genome
Unit Size: 10 FFPE sections (1 section/tube)
Fixation Method: 4% PFA (w/v)
Expected DNA Yield: ≥ 400ng Using Maxwell RSC Plus FFPE DNA Extraction kit
Expiry: See all product shelf-life information
Cell Line Background: Participant (huAA53E0) in the Personal Genome Project
Exome Sequencing Data: View additional sequencing data
Genotype and Allelic Frequency: Droplet Digital PCRTM
DNA integrity: Agarose gel electrophoresis
Manufacturing Quality: ISO 13485:2016
Use: Research Use Only
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