News

Tech Note: Simplified protocol for SMARTer Pico kit

17th August 2020  -  Categories: Research & Development

Is total RNA fragmentation needed? Is rRNA depletion affected by fragmentation time? Or affected by input? Can we get reliable data when starting with low input?

[Closed] NGI is looking for a project coordinator

7th July 2020  -  Categories: Careers

Would you like to work in a dynamic and creative environment in one of the largest sequencing centres in Europe?

NextSeq 2000

1st July 2020  -  Categories: Updates

NGI has recently acquired the latest NextSeq 2000 instrument from Illumina. It is currently being installed at the Stockholm site and will shortly be available for our users.

NGI summer 2020

10th June 2020  -  Categories: Updates

The NGI order portal will remain open during the summer and users are welcome to submit their sequencing orders. Orders and email queries will be handled as soon as possible, likely with an increased turnaround time. It is of utmost importance that no samples be delivered or shipped to NGI without prior contact with a […]

NGI awarded Chan Zuckerberg Initiative grant for nf-core

27th May 2020  -  Categories: Updates

The SciLifeLab National Genomics Infrastructure (NGI) has been awarded the high profile “Essential Open Source Software for Science” grant from the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative. The grant will be used to fund coordination and events for the Nextflow and nf-core projects.

EASI Genomics is launching an Extraordinary Call for COVID-19 related projects

18th May 2020  -  Categories: Updates

As a part of the EASI Genomics network NGI will provide services for this COVID-19 call. Apply now!

Long-Read Sequencing 2020 postponed

9th May 2020  -  Categories: Updates

Unfortunately, due to current events, the much anticipated Long Read Sequencing 2020 meeting will be postposed until 2021. The good news is that we have secured the same amazing venue and brilliant set of speakers for October 2021. We look forward to seeing you in Uppsala next year! For more information, see the LRUA 2021 […]

Covid-19 grant awarded to NGI

8th May 2020  -  Categories: Updates

We are thrilled to be awarded funds by SciLifeLab and KAW to develop rapid cDNA and direct RNA sequencing of SARS-CoV-2 using Oxford Nanopore.

New NGI website launched!

6th May 2020  -  Categories: Updates

We, the staff at NGI, are proud to present our new website; we hope it is useful and easy to navigate!

NGI during Covid-19 outbreak

8th April 2020  -  Categories: Updates

Information about operations at NGI during the Covid 19 outbreak.