The solutions will combine RainDance's digital droplet technology and single-molecule barcoding technology with PacBio's proprietary long-range DNA amplification technology.
The single-molecule sequencing technologies firm reported Q1 revenues of $17.6 million compared to $11.6 million in Q1 2014.
The Houston-based firm said that it would offer the technology as part of its service business first, followed shortly by a kit launch.
The partners will use Watson's cognitive capabilities to reduce to minutes from weeks the translation of DNA information to create a genetic profile of a patient.
The microbial genetics analysis firm went public today offering 2.85 million units for $17.1 million in gross proceeds.
In PNAS this week: genomic study of group B Streptococcus evolution, selection on the X chromosome in great apes, and more.
Changing the fat and fiber content of people's diets affects their gut microbiome, metabolome, and colon cancer risk, researchers say.
Broken links are found throughout academic publications, and some services are trying to combat such link decay.
Nick Stockton at Wired says that a pause in studying genome-editing tools should be used to find a path forward.
This online seminar will demonstrate how RNA-seq analysis in a model organism can provide insights into human disease.