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SeqWright Undergoes Upgrades, Including New LIMS System

NEW YORK, Dec. 21 (GenomeWeb News) - Contract genomic services provider SeqWright has recently undergone numerous corporate upgrades, including the implementation of a new LIMS system, hiring new personnel, and the construction of several new laboratories.

 

According to SeqWright operations manager Ken Paynter, implementation of a new Applied Biosystems LS LIMS system has already begun, and is expected to be completed by April or May.

 

Three new senior level positions have been added in the area of Quality Assurance, and a fourth is on the way, Payner added.

 

In addition, SeqWright has made investments in a high-throughput DNA workstation with a robotic arm, and it has installed an updated backup power system that is able to generate 20 times more power thanthe company's previous system.

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