JGI is interested in coupling the technique with microfluidics as an automated way of picking out metabolically active cells.
JGI is working to develop technologies around the front and back ends of NGS, and sees rising interest in synthetic biology.
The partners will work to establish Centrum Badan as the preferred testing partner for the NGS-based test in Poland, which had 376,000 live births last year.
The NextSeq CN500 sequencer was developed in collaboration with Illumina to offer clinical non-invasive prenatal testing for the Chinese market.
Metagenomic tools are shedding light on how microbes survive in and contribute to environments ranging from wetlands to natural oil seepage sites, according to presentations at this year's ABRF meeting.
In Genome Research this week: methylation patterns in multiple myeloma, recent Y chromosome bottleneck, and more.
By studying the spectra of microbes on Earth, a team of researchers hopes to be better equipped to detect any on other worlds.
SolveBio's Mark Kaganovich says at TechCrunch that genomics needs an app to push it into the mainstream.
A University of Michigan team is using a Facebook app to recruit and keep in touch with participants in its 'Genes for Good' project.
This live online seminar will highlight recent trends in applying next-generation sequencing in the clinical setting, with a particular focus on oncology and rare disease.