Edico Genome Collaborates with Intel on Computer Processors for NGS Data Analysis | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Edico Genome today announced a collaboration with Intel that it believes will create better next-generation sequencing data analysis products incorporating Intel's Xeon computer chips. 

La Jolla, Calif.-based Edico Genome aims to create a cloud-based data analysis platform that can handle large data sets, including population-scale genomic data, while still maintaining accuracy and efficiency, the firm said in a statement.

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