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Under the agreement, customers will be able to purchase GeneSeek Genomic Profiler SNP arrays from Illumina, initially for genotyping cattle, pigs, and horses.

Illumina has become the dominant player in the cattle genotyping field, while array vendors are beginning to envision a future where every animal is genotyped at birth.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – The International Brangus Breeders Association said on Thursday it has selected GeneSeek to provide genomic profiling services.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – VHLGenetics today announced a deal to resell GeneSeek's genomic tests for profiling farm animals, such as cattle, horses, and pigs.

SAN DIEGO – GeneSeek, an Lincoln, Neb.-based company that provides genomic services to agricultural researchers and breeding companies, recently introduced a new, high-density porcine array.

This story was originally posted on Jan. 24
Agrigenomics services company GeneSeek discussed several new SNP chips at its workshop at the Plant and Animal Genome Conference, which was held last week in San Diego.

This article has been updated to include comments from Affymetrix.
Earlier this year, a team of researchers introduced the highest-density microarray to date for studying lettuce.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The North American Limousin Foundation announced on Tuesday a non-exclusive deal with Geneseek covering genomic testing services.

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Genetic Technologies today announced it has reached a settlement and licensing agreement with GeneSeek, resolving a patent dispute between the firms.

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