22nd March 2021 - Categories: Updates
NGI is happy to announce that we will now also be offering long-read sequencing technologies in Stockholm, following in the footsteps of our facility in Uppsala. This will be facilitated through a recently acquired PromethION instrument from Oxford Nanopore Technologies.
4th February 2021 - Categories: Updates
Genetics researcher Tuuli Lappalainen from the New York Genome Center has been appointed as the new director of the National genomics infrastructure (NGI) by SciLifeLab. Tuuli is an experienced researcher with several publications in scientific journals such as Nature and Science. Her research is focused on genetic variation in human populations, where the aim is […]
22nd January 2021 - Categories: Updates
NGI in collaboration with Illumina are happy to announce a >30% price reduction for methylation profiling using the Illumina EPIC array in large-cohorts of ≥500 samples. For further information please contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
15th January 2021 - Categories: Updates
NGI proudly offers spatially resolved RNA-seq analyses through the 10X Visium spatial gene expression assay, one of the spatial techniques recently nominated as Method of the Year by Nature Methods. The technology offers positional context of RNA-seq data in microdissected tissues, and has proven to be valuable when studying e.g. disease progression and developmental processes. […]
13th January 2021 - Categories: Research & Development
Phased primers are used during the first PCR of amplicon library preparation in order to increase the complexity of the library. This increased complexity leads to improved sequencing quality.