Institute for Systems Biology to Work With Complete Genomics, Inc. to Conduct Large-Scale Huntington’s Disease Study  
11/2/2009 9:52:28 AM

SEATTLE & MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Institute for Systems Biology (ISB) and Complete Genomics Inc. announced today that they are embarking on a large-scale human genome sequencing study of Huntington’s disease (HD). ISB has engaged Complete Genomics to sequence 100 genomes, the majority of which will be used to investigate this disease, with samples from affected individuals, family members, and matched controls to study modifiers of disease presentation and progression.