Although qPCR seems to have been around for ever, I realize that not everyone is as familiar with it as I am. It’s often easy for me to assume, when talking to my customers, that they are familiar with the terms most commonly associated with using qPCR. While I’m no expert in the use of qPCR, I’ve been involved with it in some way (i.e., on the product sales and marketing side) for close to 15 years. So, it’s easy to forget that, for some people who are just getting started in research, this stuff is mostly new to them.
Here, I’m bringing your attention to a recent DECODED article from Integrated DNA Technologies (IDT) called
I particularly recommend newbies to check out the links at the end of the article to the MIQE Guidelines and IDT’s very own qPCR Application Guide.