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1,511 Customers Surveyed

10,412 Data Points Collected

129 Published TechFacts

29 Published Charts

22 Published Case Studies



Featured Research Collections for QIAGEN Bioinformatics

Curated collections and slideshows of TechValidate research data on QIAGEN Bioinformatics.



Selected Research Highlights


Top Drivers for Selecting IPA for RNA-seq Analysis over In-House Developed Software

What were the top drivers for selecting IPA for RNA seq analysis?

Quickly identify differentially expressed isoforms
33%
Interpret the impact of expression changes in the context of biological processes, disease and cellular phenotypes, and molecular interactions
71%
Visualize your RNA seq data in the context of Isoform View
21%
Compile targeted bibliographies with experimental evidence linking your differentially expressed isoforms to biological processes, disease, and molecular interactions
33%
Other
4%

Case Study: Cornell University and Ingenuity Variant Analysis

Introduction

This case study of Cornell University is based on a March 2013 survey of Ingenuity Systems customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“Identifying the causal variants supported by high confidence literature is the key thing in which our institute is interested. Ingenuity makes it so simple and easy. [Our] thanks to Ingenuity.”

Challenges

  • Solved the following challenges by deploying Ingenuity Variant Analysis:
    • Realized faster and easier identification of causal variants
    • Improved access to biological content including primary sources
    • Improved sharing and collaboration capabilities
    • Eliminated the need for creating and maintaining own up-to-date database of biomedical literature
    • Enabled support for more studies by providing a self-service tool for colleagues and collaborators
  • Purchased Ingenuity Variant Analysis for the following reasons:
    • Access rich biological content in Ingenuity Knowledge Base plus additional sources of variant level content
    • Reduce time to identify variants worth following up on
    • Identify high impact, most compelling variants to follow up on
    • Collaborate and share easily with colleagues and peers

Use Case

  • Uses the following applications with Ingenuity Variant Analysis:
    • DNA sequencing – Whole Genome
  • Sequencing data is from the following platforms:
    • Illumina Genome Analyzer (GA) / HiSeq

Results

  • Chose Ingenuity Systems over the following solutions:
    • ANNOVAR
    • VAAST / Omicia
  • Saves > 3 days per sample using Ingenuity Variant Analysis for DNA variant annotation and analysis.
  • Reduced time to results by > 75% by using Ingenuity Variant Analysis for DNA variant annotation and analysis.
  • Rated the following Ingenuity Variant Analysis capabilities in terms of how differentiated they are compared to other data analysis solutions:
    • Speed: 5 (strongly differentiated)
    • Accurate evidence: 5 (strongly differentiated)
    • Accessibility/ ease of use: 5 (strongly differentiated)
    • Sharing with colleagues/peers: 5 (strongly differentiated)
    • Security: 5 (strongly differentiated)
  • Is extremely satisfied with the ease of use of Ingenuity Variant Analysis.

QIAGEN Bioinformatics Customer Satisfaction Rating

Dr. Michael Bonin at IMGM Laboratories recommends QIAGEN Bioinformatics solutions.

Good tools with good support!

Qiagen Bioinformatics Commercial Solutions Customer Testimonial

Choose QIAGEN Bioinformatics for Data Analytic Support

QIAGEN Bioinformatics Commercial Solutions provide a much needed bioinformatic data analysis support for various bacterial genome and transcriptome analysis based projects.

Primary Investigator, Educational Institution

Top purchasing drivers for Ingenuity Variant Analysis

What were the top drivers for selecting Ingenuity Variant Analysis?

Access to rich biological content in Ingenuity Knowledge Base plus additional sources of variant level content
70%
Reduced time to identify variants worth following up on
69%
Identify high impact, most compelling variants to follow up on
56%
User friendly interface and no bioinformatics experience needed
51%
Easy to collaborate and share with colleagues and peers
35%
Secure web application that is HIPAA and Safe Harbor compliant
21%
Scalable from small to large studies
20%
Increased trust in the insights received from my experiment
13%

Case Study: GeniaGeo and Ingenuity Variant Analysis for Ion Reporter

Introduction

This case study of GeniaGeo is based on a April 2014 survey of Ingenuity Variant Analysis plugin for Ion Reporter customers by TechValidate, a 3rd-party research service.

“It does simplify our work, and it’s essential to identify deleterious variants. Thanks to Ingenuity.”

Challenges

  • Tried the Ingenuity Variant Analysis plugin for Ion Reporter because of a need for additional tools for biological analysis and interpretation.
  • Addresses the challenge of accessing complete biological annotations in Ion Reporter

Use Case

  • Is using Ingenuity Variant Analysis plugin for Ion Reporter for Gene Panel sample types.

Results

  • Helped reduce time to generate a short list of interesting variants with the Ingenuity Variant Analysis plugin for Ion Reporter:
  • Scientific benefits included both quickly confirming prior findings and identifying new findings
  • Sees the Ingenuity Variant Analysis plugin for Ion Reporter differentiated from competitive products in terms of:
    • Scientific credibility
    • Value for price
    • Speed of access to application


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About QIAGEN Bioinformatics

QIAGEN offers industry-leading applications for the analysis, interpretation, and reporting of biological data. Understanding raw data is one of the most significant challenges in modern molecular methods. Data must be examined within the context of complex biological processes, and rapidly increasing throughput makes analyses time and labor intensive. QIAGEN’s portfolio of powerful tools addresses this bottleneck with innovative applications based on cutting-edge bioinformatics.

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