Gene Logic Announces Launch of Illumina SNP Genotyping Services
Product News Feb 17, 2009
Gene Logic has expanded its range of service offerings with the purchase of an Illumina iScan system. The system will be used with the recently released high density Infinium HD assays, Illumina’s advanced assays, as well as their whole genome expression and methylation technologies.
This technology provides clients with another option for Genome Wide Association Studies and determination of chromosomal Copy Number Variation in DNA samples.
Combined with Gene Logic’s platforms for fine mapping and individual SNP detection, the Illumina iScan system further extends Gene Logic’s genotyping and gene expression profiling capabilities.
“Gene Logic is focused on providing high quality, validated and industry leading services to our clients. With the addition of the Illumina system, our clients can now get Illumina-based genomic and gene expression data generated with the quality, attention to detail and integrated offerings that make us the industry leaders. The Illumina system not only provides our clients with more choice but the system is integrated with our other genotyping and expression offerings. From Genome Wide Association Studies, follow-up studies and then individual SNP analysis, Gene Logic serves all these needs. As our clients’ application needs evolve we will continue develop industry leading services to meet those needs. ” says Anu Acharya, CEO, Gene Logic.