Invitrogen Developing Third-Gen Sequencer; Sequencing to Be a Focus After Buying ABI | GenomeWeb
Following the announcement last week that Invitrogen plans to acquire Applied Biosystems for approximately $6.7 billion in cash and stock, executives from both shops stressed that together their companies could improve front-end workflows and optimize reagents for ABI’s SOLiD sequencing system.
They also disclosed, for the first time, that Invitrogen has been working internally on a “third-generation” sequencing system.

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