Sequencers

Life Technologies Announces Regulatory Approval of 3500 Dx Series Genetic Analyzers in Mexico

CARLSBAD, Calif.- – Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) today announced that its Applied Biosystems™ 3500 Dx and 3500xL Dx Genetic Analyzers have been approved by the Federal Commission for Protection against Health Risks in Mexico for diagnostic use.-  The development marks a major extension of Life Technologies' capabilities to serve the clinical end market in North America with...

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DME Back at Amerimold 2013 Showcasing Efficiency and Precision

Stop by Booth #305 to See Extensive Moldmaking Supplies Offer On June 11-12, you'll find DME in Booth #305 at amerimold 2013 a trade show, technical conference and networking event in Rosemont, IL, that connects mold manufacturing and plastic injection molding. A leading manufacturer of mold technologies, DME will be featuring products from their extensive moldmaking supplies offer including:...

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Sequencing Platform supports low input samples of compromised RNA.

SMARTer-® Universal Low Input RNA Kit for Sequencing combines SMART™ (Switching Mechanism at 5' End of RNA Template) technology for ds cDNA synthesis with random priming. This facilitates transcriptome sequencing (RNA-Seq) from degraded total RNA samples acquired via common preparation techniques,- - such as formaldehyde fixed paraffin embedded tissue- and laser capture microscopy, that...

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Motion Control Software fosters advanced motor control design.

InstaSPIN™-MOTION torque-, speed- and motion-control software solution, targeting motor applications that operate in various motion state transitions, is built on InstaSPIN-FOC motor control solution. Used for achieving optimized sensorless motor control, solution optimizes complex motion sequences, reduces tuning to- one parameter, and accurately tracks desired trajectories across operating...

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QIAGEN Unveils Sample-to-Result Next-Generation Sequencing Workflow Designed for Clinical Research and Diagnostics

MARCO ISLAND, Florida, and HILDEN, Germany -- - Streamlined and automated NGS workflow will offer many features required to enable routine use in clinical applications - Building on strengths in Sample & Assay Technologies to create an integrated NGS ecosystem with sample processing, genomic testing and bioinformatics - New consumable products address critical workflow challenges, expanding...

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Roswell Park Cancer Institute Purchases Six Ion Torrent Sequencers

CARLSBAD, Calif. - Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) today announced that the new Center for Personalized Medicine (CPM) at Roswell Park Cancer Institute (RPCI) has purchased four Ion Proton™ sequencers and two Ion Personal Genome Machine™ (PGM™) sequencers. Founded in 1898, Roswell Park Cancer Institute was one of the first cancer centers in the country to be named a National...

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Life Technologies Bolsters Its 60 Percent Market Share Lead in Benchtop Sequencers with 12 New Ion Torrent(TM) Products

More than 90 peer-reviewed papers and the world's largest online sequencing community reflects broad adoption of Ion Torrent™ technology CARLSBAD, Calif. - Life Technologies Corporation (NASDAQ: LIFE) today announced a dozen innovative new products for the Ion Torrent platform that will make sequencing faster, simpler and more accessible for scientists, driving discovery and advancing clinical...

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Sequencing Kit delivers 400 base-pair long reads.

Accommodating applications that require capture of all genetic variation in long exon on single read, Ion PGM™ sequencing 400 kit enables read lengths that- generate more complete bacterial de novo assemblies with- extended contiguous sequences. Torrent Suite v3.4 incorporates algorithmic improvements in raw accuracy and consensus variant calling, enabling Ion PGM™ and Ion Proton™...

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Ion Proton System brings genome-scale sequencing to every lab.

Using Ion PI™ chip, Ion Proton™ System can sequence exomes and transcriptomes in 2–4 hr. System will deliver 60–80 million filtered reads- with read lengths- from 100–200 bp and up to 10 Gb of output. Ion Reporter™ Software, offering cloud-based bioinformatics solution, performs alignments, identifies variants, and delivers automated annotation on data for paired tumor normal...

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