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Life Tech Offering Sage Science's DNA Size Selection System for Ion Torrent PGM

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) –Life Technologies will offer Sage Science's Pippin Prep DNA size selection system under a deal announced today by Sage Science.

The system is for use on the Ion Torrent Personal Genome Machine.

Pippin Prep is an automated gel electrophoresis system designed for preparing size-fractionated DNA samples, and, Sage Science said, an automated workflow with the system improves speed, yield, quality, and reproducibility of next-gen library construction.

Financial and other terms of the deal were not disclosed.

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