Life Tech CEO Says 'All Chips' Are on Ion Torrent as Light-Based Sequencing Nears its End | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

Life Technologies plans to launch its 318 chip for the Ion Torrent PGM in a "couple of weeks" and is increasing the system's average read length to 200 base pairs, with chemistry "indicating that the base pair reads will go much higher," said CEO Greg Lucier at the UBS Global Life Sciences conference in New York today.

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