Venter May Go for Green Computing at TIGR/TCAG Facility

Craig Venter said his new foundation is busy and growing rapidly, with plans to hire a total of 79 people to run a planned sequencing facility for TIGR and the TIGR Center for the Advancement of Genomics.

In an interview with BioInform and its sister publication GenomeWeb.com during the GSAC meeting, Venter said the decision on whether to go with ABI or Amersham sequencers for the new facility is “getting down to the wire.”

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

Labs in the US and South Korea are hoping to bring the woolly mammoth back from beyond extinction, Newsweek writes.

Geneticist Adam Rutherford speaks with National Geographic about paleogenetics, race, and more.

Researchers link genetic links between education and smoking and longevity.

In PNAS this week: influence of gene environment interactions on polygenic traits, epigenetic features affecting fruit fly foraging, and more.