Ambry Genetics Announces The Addition Of Illumina Hiseq 2000 And First 510(K) Approved Beadxpress ® To Its Sequencing And Genotyping Capabilities(PresseBox) (Aliso Viejo, California, )
The addition of the HiSeq 2000 will allow Ambry Genetics to run large projects for its customers while saving costs and providing the fastest turnaround times for sequencing. Ambry Genetics has an experienced bioinformatics team that can generate custom reports, providing flexible and resultsdriven informatics for sequencing projects. In addition to sequencing, Ambry Genetics currently offers diverse options for researchers interested in sequence capture / target enrichment by utilizing Agilent Technologies SureSelect, RainDance Technologies and Roche Nimblegen.
The new Illumina BeadXpress adds highthroughput genotyping capabilities to Ambry Genetics existing line of services. The BeadXpress uses GoldenaGate assays on the VeraCode technology which provides researchers with accuracy, flexibility and scalability for their projects. The system supports high level variant plexing and can process up to 96 samples per plate, which can dramatically reduce the cost of genotyping assays and deliver rapid turnaround times.