NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Pacific Biosciences and genomics analysis company Bluebee have partnered to develop a de novo assembly pipeline that combines the firm's respective technologies.

They plan to integrate PacBio's de novo assembly pipeline for its single-molecule sequencing platform and Bluebee's cloud-based analysis platform. Netherlands-based Bluebee offers a private, cloud-based genomics analysis platform, designed to work with confidential sample information, meeting security and regulatory standards in the US, the UK, Europe, and Canada.

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