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Two US Companies Releasing 'One-Day' Genome Machines
2012-01-12 12:19:29

Two different U.S. companies have announced plans to release equipment that can sequence an individual's genome in a single day, with both machines being revealed to the public within hours of each other on Tuesday. The first to announce their genome-sequencing machine was Ion Torrent, a Connecticut-based division of the Life Technologies Corporation, according to Reuters and Associated Press (AP) reports. The company, which claims that its Ion Proton Sequencer is 1,000 times more...

2009-09-24 09:45:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue. DNA Sequencing Equipment and Services Markets, 2nd Edition http://www.reportlinker.com/p0137879/DNA-Sequencing-Equipment-and-Services-Markets-2nd-Edition-html Since the last edition of Kalorama Information's DNA Sequencing Equipment and Services report, the market has been changing in unpredictable ways as second-generation sequencers are being incrementally...


Word of the Day
siliqua
  • A Roman unit of weight, 1⁄1728 of a pound.
  • A weight of four grains used in weighing gold and precious stones; a carat.
  • In anatomy, a formation suggesting a husk or pod.
  • The lowest unit in the Roman coinage, the twenty-fourth part of a solidus.
  • A coin of base silver of the Gothic and Lombard kings of Italy.
'Siliqua' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a pod.'
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