Pacific Biosciences Updates Sequel, Preps for Wider Rollout; Sees Strong Interest From China | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Pacific Biosciences said this week that it would continue to ramp up shipments of SMRT cells for its Sequel instrument, which it launched on a limited basis last year.

In addition, the company launched several updates to the Sequel system's software, sample prep, and sequencing chemistry to improve performance, company officials said during a conference call discussing the firm's second quarter 2016 performance and in an interview with GenomeWeb.

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