qPCR is considered to be the most accurate and effective method of library quantitation, providing considerably higher consistency and reproducibility of quantitation. The qPCR-based NEBNext® Library Quant Kit quantitates only those molecules that contain both adaptor sequences, thereby providing a more accurate estimate of the concentration of the library molecules that can be sequenced.
FAQs for Library Quantitation
Protocols for Library Quantitation
NEBNext for Ion Torrent™ Brochure
The NEBNext Brochure for Ion Torrent provides an overview of library preparation for DNA for the Ion Torrent platform, as well as useful technical tips.
The Quantitation Question: How does accurate library quantitation influence sequencing?
The determination of the number of sequencing-ready molecules present after library preparation is an important step in the next generation sequencing (NGS) workflow and has a strong influence on the success of both a sequencing run and a sequencing-based experiment.
Other Tools & Resources
NEBNext Library Quant Kit Workflow
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