NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Illumina announced today that it has acquired Australian HLA typing solutions provider Conexio Genomics.

Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Illumina first partnered with Conexio in March 2015 to offer the TruSight HLA Solution, a sequencing-based product for accurate HLA typing across thousands of known and novel HLA alleles. The product uses Conexio's Assign software for analysis and reporting.

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