long fragment read technology Speedy Long-Read Genome Assembly Enabled by Minimizer-Space Analysis The minimizer-space de Bruijn graph approach could assemble a human genome in less than 10 minutes using eight cores and 10 gigabytes of random access memory. Telomere-To-Telomere Team Assembles Complete Human Genome En Route to Reference Pangenome Premium The project leaders hope that T2T-CHM13 will be used as a new linear reference genome while they are generating phased genomes for the Human Pangenome Reference Consortium. NIH, Genomics England Launch Large-Scale Human Genome Sequencing Studies Using Nanopore Technology The research projects will use Oxford Nanopore Technologies' PromethIon 48 instrument to sequence genomes of patients with dementia and cancer, respectively. Pacific Biosciences Sees Opportunity in Kits for COVID-19, Pathogen Surveillance Premium PacBio sequencers are contributing to the CDC's genomic surveillance efforts and it hired a VP of government affairs to expand opportunities in that area. Pacific Biosciences Q1 Revenues Soar 86 Percent The firm placed 41 instruments in the quarter, bringing its installed base to 244, nearly double what it was at the same time last year. Apr 28, 2021 Vertebrate Genomes Project Presents High-Quality Genomes for 25 Species Apr 20, 2021 Nanopore Sequencing Firm Armonica Technologies Progresses Towards Single-Base Detection Premium Apr 8, 2021 Long-Read Genome Assemblies Have 'Blind Spots' for Structural Variant Detection Premium Mar 23, 2021 Long-Read Sequencing Emerges as Useful Tool to Study RNA Isoforms Premium Mar 3, 2021 Human Pangenome Reference Consortium Releases Data From 30 Genomes Jan 14, 2021 Pacific Biosciences CEO Discusses Q4 Results, New Sequencing Platforms at JP Morgan Jan 7, 2021 Pacific Biosciences HiFi Reads Drive Core Lab Business, High-Flying Stock Price Premium Dec 8, 2020 New Methods Enable Phased Human Genome Assemblies Without Parental Data Premium Nov 3, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Gears Up For Commercial, R&D Push With Eye Toward Collaborations Premium Nov 2, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Q3 Revenues Fall 13 Percent Oct 22, 2020 Invitae, Pacific Biosciences Collaborate on NGS-Based Pediatric Epilepsy Testing Oct 15, 2020 Pacific Biosciences, Children's Mercy, Microsoft Collaborate on Rare Genetic Disease Diagnostics Oct 8, 2020 Pacific Biosciences' New Sequel IIe System Puts Focus on High Read Accuracy Premium Oct 2, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Upgraded to Overweight by JP Morgan Sep 22, 2020 Google DeepVariant Boosts Accuracy of Indel Calls in PacBio Long Reads Premium Aug 12, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Prices $86.9M Public Stock Offering Jun 15, 2020 Genome In a Bottle Consortium Releases Structural Variant Calling Benchmark Data Premium May 19, 2020 Personal Genomics Sues Pacific Biosciences in Chinese Court for Patent Infringement May 6, 2020 Pacific Biosciences Q1 Revenues Down 5 Percent Apr 10, 2020 Korean Researchers Map SARS-CoV-2 Transcriptomic Architecture Load More Breaking News Ancient DNA Analysis Highlights Three Ancestral Populations in Japan FDA Warns of Potential False Positives With Abbott SARS-CoV-2 Molecular Tests New Products Posted to GenomeWeb: Oxford Nanopore, Beckman Coulter, Thermo Fisher Scientific, More People in the News: New Appointments at Sema4, NHGRI, Dante Labs, Ancestry, More Thermo Fisher Scientific Expects 12 Percent Revenue Growth in 2022 In Brief This Week: Myriad Genetics, Danaher, Co-Diagnostics, and More The Scan For Those Thick Tiger Stripes Tigers in India with thick stripes harbor a genetic change, as Gizmodo reports. High GABA Tomatoes The Japan News reports that genome-edited tomatoes with higher GABA levels are now for sale in Japan. Approach for Inclusivity and Diversity A National Human Genome Research Institute team calls for the field to "adopt diversity as an ethos." Science Papers on Tumors Immune System Evasion; Drivers of Genomic Instability, Inflammation In Science this week: study of how tumors evade the adaptive immune system, and more.