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Tabula Muris: Introduction

Posted by Joshua Batson on April 19, 2018
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The Chan Zuckerberg Biohub recently released Tabula Muris, a compendium of single cell transcriptome data from the mouse containing nearly 100,000 cells from 20 organs and tissues. The data allow for direct and controlled comparison of gene expression in cell types shared between tissues, such as immune cells from distinct anatomical locations. They also allow for a comparison of two distinct technical approaches: microfluidic droplet-based 3’-end counting, which provides a survey of thousands of cells per