NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) — Aperiomics has officially launched its commercial sequencing and bioinformatics-based pathogen detection service, debuting at the annual meeting of the Association for Molecular Pathology last week.

The company will offer three distinct services based on metagenomic sequencing and bioinformatic analyses to identify infectious organisms in mixed samples. Its Absolute-ID is intended for the detection of known pathogens, while its Absolute-Discovery will be used in cases where it is necessary to characterize unknown or novel organisms.

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