PRIMEGENS 1.0 was written by Dong Xu. The updates in the version 2.0 onwards, including the graphical user interface, were developed by Gyan Prakash Srivastava and Garima Kushwaha. If you use PRIMEGENS in any publication, please refer to:

  1. Garima Kushwaha,Gyan Prakash Srivastava and Dong Xu. PRIMEGENSw3: A Web-based Tool for High-throughput Primer and Probe Design. In press.
  2. Gyan Prakash Srivastava, Mamatha Hanumappa, Garima Kushwaha, Henry T. Nguyen and Dong Xu. PRIMEGENS-v2: Homolog-specific PCR primer design for profiling splice variants. Nucl. Acids Res. NAR (2011), 1-11. doi: 10.1093/nar/gkr127.
  3. Gyan P. Srivastava, Garima Kushwaha, Huidong Shi and Dong Xu, "Genome-wide DNA Methylation study using PRIMEGENSv2", A Practical Guide to Bioinformatics Analysis, iConcept Press Ltd., 2010.
  4. Gyan Prakash Srivastava, Juyuan Guo, Huidong Shi and Dong Xu. " PRIMEGENS-v2: genome-wide primer design for analyzing DNA methylation pattern of CpG island". Bioinformatics 2008 24(17):1837-42.pdf
  5. Gyan Prakash Srivastava and Dong Xu. "Genome-scale probe and primer design with PRIMEGENS". Methods Mol Biol. 2007:402:159-76.pdf
  6. Dong Xu, Guangshan Li, Liyou Wu, Jizhong Zhou and Ying Xu. PRIMEGENS: A Computer Program for Robust and Efficient Design of Gene-Specific Probes for Microarray Analysis. Bioinformatics. 18: 1432 - 1437. 2002.pdf