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Scientists from Imperial College London are developing technology that could ultimately sequence a personâ€™s genome in mere minutes, at a fraction of the cost of current commercial techniques.
The 1,000 genomes project will grow in its next iteration, sequencing in different ways the genomes of 2,500 people from five large regions of the globe.
A new massive RAM computing resource for genomic assembly with two nodes (or computers) that each have 1 terabyte of RAM (random access memory) will enable genomic scientists to assemble complicated genomes faster and with fewer errors.
IPSWICH, Mass., Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Biolabs (NEB) has expanded its line of reagents for sample preparation upstream of next generation sequencing with the introduction of NEBNextÂ® mRNA Sample Prep Reagent Set 1 and Master Mix Set 1.
HOUSTON, Aug. 17 /PRNewswire/ -- SeqWright Inc., a world-wide leader in custom genomic and molecular biology services, announced today that it has acquired the Illumina HiSeq 2000 Next Generation Sequencing System.
IPSWICH, Mass., Aug. 4 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Biolabs is pleased to announce that Canada's Michael Smith Genome Sciences Center has selected New England Biolabs as one of its key suppliers for next-generation sequencing library construction reagents.
Researchers are developing a new kind of DNA sequencer that will make the dream of "reading" a personâ€™s genetic code for less than $1,000 a reality.
IPSWICH, Mass., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- New England Biolabs (NEB) has expanded its line of reagents for sample preparation with the introduction of NEBNext(TM) Quick DNA Sample Prep Reagent Set 2 and Master Mix Set 2, both suitable for library construction for Roche's 454 GS FLX Titanium(TM) and GS Junior(TM) instruments.
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. and BRANFORD, Conn., July 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Roche (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY) and IBM (NYSE: IBM) announced today an agreement to develop a nanopore-based technology that will directly read and sequence human DNA quickly and efficiently.
The completion of three pilot projects designed to determine how best to build an extremely detailed map of human genetic variation begins a new chapter in the international project called 1,000 Genomes.
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