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Sequencing Technology News (3 articles)

Results from Two Multi-Site Collaborative Studies Highlight the Value of 454 Sequencing Systems for Genotyping Applications

454 Life Sciences, a Roche Company (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), has announced promising new results from a multi-site collaborative research study which used the company's Genome Sequencer FLX System to perform HIV drug-resistant mutation detection. The findings were outlined last month...

Published on 27 July 2010, 09:19

New Technology Revolutionizes Cancer Research

Research expertise at Simon Fraser University has helped scientists at the B.C. Cancer Agency’s (BCCA’s) Genome Sciences Centre (GSC) accomplish a world first, using the latest generation of genomic sequencing technology.The sequencing equipment—faster and more economical to use than any of...

Published on 22 October 2009, 19:05

Computer superpower strengthens attempts to combat common diseases

New large-scale sequencing technology will revolutionize biomedical research in the coming decade. Uppsala University's entity UPPMAX is now expanding its operations and providing researchers with a powerful system for large-scale compute and storage of data, which can lead to new...

Published on 5 March 2009, 08:46