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Appistry, Inc. Delivers Suite Of Tools For Variant Annotation And Analysis



8/25/2014 8:09:55 AM

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ST LOUIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Appistry, Inc., a leading provider of tools, software, and services that bring the power of genomics to next-generation medicine, today announced the release of Variant Annotation and Analysis (VAA) Suite for identifying causal variants in next-generation sequencing (NGS) data.

Building on and extending leading tools for annotating, filtering, and visualizing mutations in genetic data, the VAA Suite helps researchers rapidly pinpoint those variants associated with specific diseases, including cancer and inherited diseases with known genetic causes. The Suite adds descriptive annotations to the large, text-based variant call format (VCF) files generated by NGS analysis software. It also provides advanced filtering and visualization options that enable researchers to sort through data to find those variants most relevant to their studies.

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