NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Beijing Genomics Institute has purchased 12 new Genome Analyzers for use in its Hong Kong and Shenzhen research centers, the company said today.

BGI will use the new sequencing capacity to support its ongoing and planned programs, including the 1000 Genomes Project, the Chinese Cancer Genome project, the Tree of Life Project, and other agriculture, biomedical, and biofuel research programs.

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