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23rd February 2024  -  Categories: Updates

We're thrilled to announce that we have now transitioned to exclusively using the data delivery system Data Delivery System (DDS) for all our data deliveries. Starting today, DDS will be our default system, streamlining our processes and enhancing our service.


6th November 2023  -  Categories: Updates

Since November 1 we've been experiencing technical issues with the NGI order page. There is a major service disruption affecting several IT-systems hosted by the SciLifeLab Data Centre and they are currently working on solving the problem. We're really sorry for any trouble this may cause you!

Limited Capacity over the Winter Holidays 2023-2024

30th October 2023  -  Categories: Updates

NGIs operating capacity will be limited from December 18, 2023, to January 5, 2024. All services will resume as usual starting Monday, January 8, 2024. Sample deliveries:The last date for receiving samples before this period is December 15. We will not accept sample deliveries after this date unless explicitly agreed upon in beforehand. Note! To ensure […]

NGI involved in a major international research project (the Zoonomia project), resulting in 11 Science articles!

7th May 2023  -  Categories: Updates

NGI is proud to have contributed to sequencing 68 mammalian genomes in the Zoonomia project. The project headed by Kerstin Lindblad-Toh, SciLifeLab researcher and Professor of Comparative Genomics at Uppsala University, was a collaboration between Uppsala University and the Broad Institute, involving more than 30 research groups.   The results, now published in 11 articles […]

Long-read sequencing elected Method of the Year 2022!

19th January 2023  -  Categories: Updates

NGI proudly offers long-read sequencing technologies using PacBio Sequel II/e and Oxford Nanopore PromethION, one of the sequencing techniques recently nominated as Method of the Year by Nature Methods. If you are interested in the long-read sequencing technologies, please contact us or send an email to

DDS is now the default delivery method for non-sensitive projects for NGI Stockholm

9th January 2023  -  Categories: Updates

In March, we reported that NGI is replacing the delivery system GRUS with a new one, called DDS.

Limited Capacity over the Winter Holidays 2022-2023

25th October 2022  -  Categories: Updates

We will be operating at severely limited capacity between December 19, 2022 and January 9, 2023. The last date for receiving samples prior to this period is December 16, 2022. We will resume regular operations on January 9, 2023.

New Data Delivery System to be introduced at NGI

29th March 2022  -  Categories: Updates

The Data Delivery system GRUS will be replaced in Spring 2022

Phil Ewels of NGI interviewed by Digital Hälsa about the usage of AWS Cloud

27th December 2021  -  Categories: Updates

Phil Ewels of NGI Stockholm was recently interviewed by Digital Hälsa (Insikt Medicin) about how AWS Cloud is used within SciLifeLab, NGI and nf-core.

Results from the Sequencing Quality Control 2 (SEQC2) initiative published

10th September 2021  -  Categories: Updates

NGI contributes to SEQC2 initiative through ongoing participation in EATRIS-ERIC.