NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – Agilent Technologies said today that Swiss genomics services company Fasteris will provide Agilent's target enrichment services for next-generation sequencing.

Fasteris was named the first European Certified-Service Provider for Agilent's SureSelect Target Enrichment System, Agilent said.

Fasteris demonstrated proficiency using the SureSelect system with Illumina's Genome Analyzer. Agilent and Illumina have a non-exclusive co-marketing agreement that supports the Agilent system as optimized for the Genome Analyzer.

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