NGI during Covid-19 outbreak

NGI is still up and running during the Covid-19 pandemic, but we are experiencing some limitations in terms of personnel and key reagents. Each NGI node is following its respective host university recommendations and will continue operation until further notice.

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PacBio SMRT sequencing

PacBio SMRT sequencing generates reads tens of kilobases in length enabling high quality genome assembly, structural variant analysis, amplicon resequencing, full-length transcript isoform sequencing, full-length 16S rRNA sequencing and amplification free epigenetic characterization.

Pacific Biosciences

Pacific Biosciences Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT) Sequencing technology provides the most comprehensive view of genomes, transcriptomes, and epigenomes.

Falcon assemblies with CLR or HiFi data

NGI can generate high quality assemblies using PacBio CLR or HiFi data together with FALCON and FALCON-Unzip assemblers.

PacBio secondary analysis

Analysis applications provided by NGI using PacBio’s open-source SMRT Analysis software suite.