JPM Conference: NanoString Developing Novel Sequencing Chemistry Based on Optical Barcoding | GenomeWeb

SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb) – At the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference here today, NanoString Technologies CEO Brad Gray said that the firm has been developing a novel single-molecule hybridization-based sequencing chemistry that leverages the company's optical barcoding technology.

Gray declined to provide details on the chemistry, which he dubbed Hyb&Seq, but said that it would be single-molecule, based on hybridization, and would not require amplification, the use of enzymes, or even library prep.

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