Illumigen Assembles All-Star Bioinformatics Team to Build Drug Discovery Platform | GenomeWeb

Startup Illumigen Biosciences has enlisted the help of some leading bioinformaticists to build a computational analysis platform for its in-house drug discovery efforts.

Founded by researchers from the University of Washington’s Genome Center, Illumigen’s scientific/medical advisory board is chaired by UWGC director Maynard Olson. Phil Green, who authored the Phred/Phrap/Consed integrated base-calling and sequence-assembly system, is also on the advisory board.

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