NEW YORK — The Human Vaccines Project and Vanderbilt University Medical Center today announced that they joined forces with Illumina, Inc., to decipher the human immunome, the genetic underpinnings of the immune system. Illumina will provide the genetic sequencing technologies and expertise required to process the massive amounts of data required to decode the human immunome. The […]

– Integration completed in under three months – Local SYGNIS and C.B.S. sites in San Diego consolidated – CBS products now also sold through SYGNIS direct sales force Madrid, Spain, and Heidelberg, Germany – SYGNIS AG (Frankfurt: LIO1; ISIN: DE000A1RFM03; Prime Standard) today announced the successful completion of the integration of C.B.S. Scientific Company Inc. […]

— Program helps meet customers’ needs for both basic and clinical research applications — Rigorous training ensures consistent and robust results — First genomic service providers certified PLEASANTON, Calif. — Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) is pleased to announce the Certified Service Provider (CSP) program for SeqCap EZ Target Enrichment Systems utilizing Kapa library preparation kits. The program involves […]

Utrecht GenDx has signed a global reseller agreement with Thermo Fisher Scientific for the rights to offer an end to end workflow to HLA typing laboratories that includes the Ion Torrent brand of next-generation sequencing (NGS) systems and consumables with GenDx assays and analysis software for allelic level HLA typing analyses. Under the agreement, GenDx […]

NGS-based Solution Makes Fast, Highly Accurate, Cost-effective Noninvasive Prenatal Testing Available to EU Labs SAN DIEGO—-Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) today announced the launch of the VeriSeq™ NIPT Solution, a CE-IVD marked next-generation sequencing (NGS)-based approach to noninvasive prenatal testing (NIPT), including CE-IVD marked library prep and analysis software, which enables laboratories in the European Union […]

Expansion is Supported by four Broad Patents for Company’s Leap-In Transposase® Technology (Newark, CA) ATUM (formerly DNA2.0) has announced an expansion of its services to include cell line development, which has been enabled by the company’s proprietary Leap-In Transposase genome engineering tools.  ATUM has also begun construction of a new, 7,000 SF mammalian cell engineering […]

San Carlos, California NuGEN Technologies, Inc. today announces the launch of two new products, Universal Plus mRNA-Seq and Trio RNA-Seq kits that enable RNA-Seq analyses from routine samples to those isolated from sources like cfRNA and FFPE which normally produce rare or low quality nucleic acids. Universal Plus mRNA-Seq is a comprehensive solution for mRNA […]

Lucigen Corporation announces it has signed a global agreement with Illumina, Inc. for Lucigen to be the sole distributor of Epicentre Technologies’ genomics kits, enzymes and ancillary reagents. Products covered by this new agreement are in addition to the select Epicentre products that were licensed and transferred to Lucigen for manufacture and distribution in December […]

Nexus Copy Number 9.0 expands support for a wider array of NGS technologies, supporting low-pass sequencing and targeted panels as well as normal coverage WES and WGS for copy number analysis while continuing to provide an extensive list of statistical analysis and visualization tools to perform large cohort studies. El Segundo, CA BioDiscovery’s Nexus Copy […]

WASHINGTON – AACR 2017 — Paragon Genomics, a life science company dedicated to improving the critical upfront target enrichment and library preparation workflow for Next-Generation Sequencing, is launching its CleanPlex™ target enrichment solution. It is a patented amplicon sequencing technology, debuting at AACR Annual Meeting 2017 together with its CleanPlex™ OncoZoom Panel covering the hotspots of 65 key oncogenes, panels covering the entire coding regions of specific genes […]