• Varabyou, A., Sommer, M. J., Erdogdu, B., Shinder, I., Minkin, I., ... & Pertea, M. (2022). CHESS 3: an improved, comprehensive catalog of human genes and transcripts based on large-scale expression data, phylogenetic analysis, and protein structure. Genome biology, 24(1), 249.

  • Pertea, M., Shumate, A., Pertea, G., Varabyou, A., Breitwieser, F. P., Chang, Y. C., ... & Salzberg, S. L. (2018). CHESS: a new human gene catalog curated from thousands of large-scale RNA sequencing experiments reveals extensive transcriptional noise. Genome biology, 19(1), 1-14.
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