The external RNA controls consortium: A progress report

Shawn C. Baker, Steven R. Bauer, Richard P. Beyer, James D. Brenton, Bud Bromley, John Burrill, Helen Causton, Michael P. Conley, Rosalie Elespuru, Michael Fero, Carole Foy, James Fuscoe, Xiaolian Gao, David Lee Gerhold, Patrick Gilles, Federico Goodsaid, Xu Guo, Joe Hackett, Richard D. Hockett, Pranvera IkonomiRafael A. Irizarry, Ernest S. Kawasaki, Tamma Kaysser-Kranich, Kathleen Kerr, Gretchen Kiser, Walter H. Koch, Kathy Y. Lee, Chunmei Liu, Z. Lewis Liu, Anne Lucas, Chitra F. Manohar, Garry Miyada, Zora Modrusan, Helen Parkes, Raj K. Puri, Laura Reid, Thomas B. Ryder, Marc Salit, Raymond R. Samaha, Uwe Scherf, Timothy J. Sendera, Robert A. Setterquist, Leming Shi, Richard Shippy, Jesus V. Soriano, Elizabeth A. Wagar, Janet A. Warrington, Mickey Williams, Frederike Wilmer, Mike Wilson, Paul K. Wolber, Xiaoning Wu, Renata Zadro

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Standard controls and best practice guidelines advance acceptance of data from research, preclinical and clinical laboratories by providing a means for evaluating data quality, The External RNA Controls Consortium (ERCC) is developing commonly agreed-upon and tested controls for use in expression assays, a true industry-wide standard control.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)731-734
Number of pages4
JournalNature Methods
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 2005
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biotechnology
  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology
  • Cell Biology


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