WaferGen Inks Supply Deal With Reprogenetics | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – WaferGen Bio-systems today announced an agreement to supply its Apollo 324 next-generation sequencing sample preparation system to reproductive health testing services firm Reprogenetics.

The Apollo 324 will allow automated NGS library preparation for pre-implantation genetic screening used in in vitro fertilization (IVF). Reprogenetics is the largest laboratory in the US specializing in reproductive genetic testing, WaferGen said in a statement.

Financial and other terms of the agreement were not disclosed.

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