Illumina has announced that SNP Genetics is the first genetics service provider in Asia to receive Illumina Certified Service Provider (CSPro) certification for Infinium® Genotyping.
SNP Genetics has partnered with Illumina to provide its customers with high-value genotyping services. SNP Genetics is a bio-venture company applying its discoveries in human genetics to the development of diagnostic markers for common diseases. Using a population approach with technologies and resources, SNP Genetics can conduct population- and genome-wide scans for the key genetic factors involved in any common disease.
"Interest in Illumina CSPro has continued to grow because of the partnership opportunity it offers. Service providers worldwide recognize the value that Illumina technology can bring to their customers and they understand that the program can be a key factor in their success," said Karen Possemato, Director of Corporate Marketing for Illumina.
"Now that SNP Genetics is a partner, we are excited to work with them to make it easier for customers in Asia to access the power of Illumina's genotyping products for their studies."