NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Applied Biosystems said today that the Genome Institute of Singapore has acquired three SOLiD DNA sequencing systems for use in studying the genetic underpinnings of cancer and other diseases.
 
GIS already had one SOLiD system on site, according to ABI. Researchers at the institute are studying how structural variants, such as copy number variations, single-base duplications, inversions, translocations, insertions, and deletions, contribute to the development of cancer.
 

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