IntegenX Announces Rapid Directional mRNA Library Preparation Kit for Next Generation Sequencing (NGS)
11/7/2012 9:27:48 AM
PLEASANTON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--IntegenX Inc. today announced the commercial introduction of the company’s directional messenger RNA (mRNA) kit for automated NGS library preparation on the Apollo 324™ System. Requiring just 500 picograms of mRNA starting material, the new kit speeds RNA-Seq analysis of a broad range of clinical samples including tissue collections, allowing for rapid, systematic, genetic exploration. The new product joins an expanding IntegenX offering of DNA, RNA, and ChIP-Seq kits for preparing sequencing libraries for analysis on popular NGS platforms from Illumina® (GA, HiSeq™ and MiSeq™), Life Technologies (Ion Proton™ and Ion Torrent PGM™), and Roche (GS Junior™, GS FLX™ and GS FLX+). The company made the announcement at the 2012 annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics in San Francisco, California.