Recent Industry Press

10/14/2010 – UC Davis Researchers Using CLC bio for Cutting-Edge RNA-Seq Milk Cell Transcriptome Publication

DAVIS, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Researchers from the Department of Animal Science at UC Davis are using RNA-seq technology and data analysis software from CLC bio to develop the first comprehensive description of the bovine milk and mammary gland transcriptome in lactating cows. The results reveal that approximately 50% of the annotated genes are expressed during lactation and that variations in gene expression exist at different stages of lactation as an adaptation to different molecular functions of milk according to the biological need of the animal. (read the entire release… )

10/12/2010 – Illumina to Announce Third Quarter 2010 Financial Results on Tuesday, October 26, 2010

SAN DIEGO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ:ILMN) today announced that it will issue results for third quarter 2010 following the close of market on Tuesday, October 26, 2010.

On the same day, at 2:30pm Pacific Time (5:30pm Eastern Time), Jay Flatley, President and Chief Executive Officer, and Christian Henry, Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer, and General Manager, Life Sciences, will host a conference call with analysts, investors, and other interested parties to discuss financial and operating results. (read the entire release… )

10/05/2010 – Strand Releases Avadis NGS Software to Enable Biologists to Analyze Next-Generation Sequence Data

SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Strand Scientific Intelligence, Inc. (Strand) today announced the worldwide release of Avadis NGS, a software application for next-generation sequence (NGS) analysis. Avadis NGS helps biologists visualize and perform downstream analysis on their NGS data, simply on a desktop computer.

Avadis NGS is an application focused on ChIP-SEQ, RNA-SEQ and genetic variation analysis that enables its users to assimilate large amounts of NGS data and ascertain deep biological insights using powerful statistics, interactive data visualizations in a state-of-the-art genome browser, and downstream analyses such as GO, pathways and GSEA. (read the entire release… )