By Julia Karow

Eurofins MWG Operon has launched sequencing services on Pacific Biosciences' PacBio RS, the company said last week.

According to Georg Gradl, global sales manager for next-generation sequencing at Eurofins, the company is currently providing services through a collaboration with an undisclosed early-access user of the PacBio platform who has spare capacity.

Eurofins is waiting to receive its own PacBio RS instrument but does not know yet when it will arrive, Gradl said.

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