Navigation Links
Complete Genomics launches, becomes world's first large-scale human genome sequencing company
Date:10/6/2008

tudies to reveal the genetic basis of all major human diseases including cancer, psychiatric and neurological diseases, metabolic and cardiovascular diseases, autoimmune diseases, and many other poorly understood multifactorial diseases."

Data Center

A key component of Complete Genomics' sequencing center is its data center, purpose-built to manage and analyze the staggering amount of genetic data that will be generated by sequencing thousands of human genomes. Because the data generated by a single human genome would fill 1,000 laptop computers, each with 100 GB of disk storage, data management for Complete Genomics' genome center will be a massive undertaking. The company plans to have 10,000 processors with five petabytes (5 million gigabytes) of disk storage in 2009 and will further increase its capacity to 60,000 processors with 30 petabytes of disk storage in 2010. Complete Genomics expects to sequence 200 genomes per day by the end of 2010, making it the world's highest-throughput human genome sequencing center. To put this in context, fewer than 20 complete human genomes have been sequenced in the world to date.

Complete Genomics also is developing sophisticated analysis tools that will help its customers interpret their data. Such tools will allow them to browse data, assemble genomes, annotate and compare genomes, and run association studies.

Growth Potential

"Complete Genomics is a game-changing company with incredible growth potential. Not only has it developed a sequencing technology that will enable it to sell complete human genomes for $5,000, it has also built a scalable services model to accommodate pent-up industry and research demand. And this is just the beginning. Complete Genomics' technology costs will decrease further as the volume of genomes it sequences goes up, providing a durable competitive advantage," said Dr. Alex Barkas, managing director of Prospect Venture Partners as well
'/>"/>

Contact: Lisa Osborne
lisao@wagged.com
206-992-5245
Complete Genomics
Source:Eurekalert

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related biology news :

1. SyntheMed Completes $2.8 Million Equity Financing
2. Ancient whale fall from Californias Año Nuevo Island one of youngest, most complete known
3. Ancient whale fall from Californias Ao Nuevo Island one of youngest, most complete known
4. Scientists complete genome sequence of fungus responsible for dandruff, skin disorders
5. Labwire Completes Its First Acquisition
6. Internationally recognized experts presents a complete overview on hydroecology and ecohydrology
7. Preliminary DNA analysis completed on California wolverine
8. Census of Marine Life lists 122,500 known species, over halfway to complete inventory by Oct. 2010
9. bioMETRX, Inc. Completes Sequiam Asset Purchase
10. bioMETRX, Inc. Completes Exclusive Licensing Agreement With EZ Print, LLC
11. L-1 Identity Solutions Completes Acquisition of the ID Systems Business from Digimarc Corporation
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/5/2015)... 26, 2015 NXT-ID, Inc. (NASDAQ: NXTD ... authentication company focused on the growing mobile commerce market, ... http://www.nxt-id.com/ ) as part of its 2015 marketing and ... launched its new consumer website for Wocketwallet.com earlier this ... of NXT-ID said, "Our new corporate website naturally showcases ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... FRANCISCO , January 28, 2015 ... Market Analysis, Size And Segment Forecasts To 2020 has ... global IR camera market is expected to reach USD ... by Grand View Research, Inc. IR cameras help identify ... and are expected to witness surging demand in medical ...
(Date:2/5/2015)... DUBLIN , Jan. 28, 2015 Research ... announced the addition of the "Global Biometrics ... Use, Regions and Countries " report to their ... market, Asia-Pacific is anticipated ... by 2015, owing to increasing government spending towards ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):NXT-ID, Inc. Launches New Corporate Website As Part Of Ongoing 2015 Branding Initiatives For Wocket Smart Wallet 2NXT-ID, Inc. Launches New Corporate Website As Part Of Ongoing 2015 Branding Initiatives For Wocket Smart Wallet 3IR Camera Market Worth $5.10 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 2IR Camera Market Worth $5.10 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 3Global Biometrics Market (2014-2020): Market Forecast By Technologies, Applications, End Use, Regions and Countries 2Global Biometrics Market (2014-2020): Market Forecast By Technologies, Applications, End Use, Regions and Countries 3
... hypoxia in Green Bay, part of Lake Michigan, Wisc., have ... four-year $1,367,300 project through NOAA,s Coastal Hypoxia Research Program. Hypoxia ... recent evidence suggests that it may be worsening, with the ... more frequent and more extensive with a changing climate. ...
... Edinburgh, shows that sugary drinks, consumed in moderate quantities, ... mood effects in overweight women when they do not ... ,Effects of sucrose drinks on macronutrient intake, body weight, ... which was conducted by Marie Reid, Richard Hammersley and ...
... RICHLAND, Wash. -- As much as 12 percent of the ... producing biochar, a charcoal-like substance made from plants and other ... the same plants and materials were burned to generate energy, ... Communications ., These calculations show that biochar can play a ...
Cached Biology News:NOAA awards grant to investigate impacts of land use and climate change on hypoxia in Green Bay 2Research shows sugary drinks do not cause weight gain 2Charcoal takes some heat off global warming 2Charcoal takes some heat off global warming 3Charcoal takes some heat off global warming 4Charcoal takes some heat off global warming 5
(Date:3/4/2015)... Irvine, CA (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 ... research leader in Personalized Medicine, is excited to ... “Incorporating Genetic Testing to Optimize the Management of ... be available at Medscape.com for the next year. ... medical professionals how to recognize inadequate pain treatments, ...
(Date:3/4/2015)... San Jose, California (PRWEB) March 04, 2015 ... Chain Reaction (PCR) represents one of the fastest growing ... among cell biologists in subcellular visualization is driving growth ... The need for deeper understanding of gene expressions will ... reagents market. Expanding applications in fields ranging from pharma, ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... March 3, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Aptose Biosciences Inc. (NASDAQ: ... and molecular diagnostics that target the underlying mechanisms of ... seventh-month period ended December 31, 2014. Effective ... end from May 31 to December 31. As a ... today are for the quarter and the seven months ...
(Date:3/3/2015)... Inc. (TSXV: BRM) ("Biorem" or "the Company") today announced several new ... in North America , the Middle ... "Bidding activity in 2015 continues to be robust" said Derek ... for bidding in 2014, we are pleased to see the bidding ... organization,s renewed focus on select market segments where we can add ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Proove Biosciences Launches CME Accredited Program with Medscape 2Proove Biosciences Launches CME Accredited Program with Medscape 3Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 2Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 3Focus on Quantifying Nucleic Acid Molecules Spurs Growth in the qPCR & dPCR Instrumentation Market, According to a New Report by Global Industry Analysts, Inc. 4Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 2Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 3Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 4Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 5Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 6Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 7Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 8Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 9Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 10Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 11Aptose Biosciences reports results for the quarter and seven months ended December 31, 2014 12
... HOLX ), a diversified medical technologies company ... dedicated to,serving the healthcare needs of women, today ... operating results on Thursday, May 1, 2008 at,8:00 ... will host,a conference call on Thursday, May 1, ...
... Wednesday, May 7, 2008 TIME: ... HOST: ... conduct a telephone conference call and,simultaneous webcast on Wednesday, May 7 at 9:30 ... 31, 2008. A,question and answer session will follow., Webcast Instructions, To ...
... by Mid-2008, COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. and TARRYTOWN, ... division of Wyeth (NYSE: WYE ), ... today announced that the companies,have received a ... from the Committee for Medicinal Products,for Human ...
Cached Biology Technology:Hologic, Inc. to Release Second Quarter Fiscal 2008 Operating Results Thursday, May 1st Before Market Opens 2Kendle Invites You to Attend its First Quarter 2008 Earnings Conference Call and Webcast 2Wyeth and Progenics Receive Positive Opinion From European Committee for RELISTOR for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Advanced-Illness Patients 2Wyeth and Progenics Receive Positive Opinion From European Committee for RELISTOR for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Advanced-Illness Patients 3Wyeth and Progenics Receive Positive Opinion From European Committee for RELISTOR for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Advanced-Illness Patients 4Wyeth and Progenics Receive Positive Opinion From European Committee for RELISTOR for the Treatment of Opioid-Induced Constipation in Advanced-Illness Patients 5
... were designed for full-length gene cloning and ... identify the desired cDNA clone. The first ... "Master Plate," where each well contains plasmid ... positive well(s) by gel electrophoresis of the ...
... CEQ 8800 Genetic Analysis System, which processes ... This automated system adds a higher level of ... CEQ 8800, part of Beckman Coulters new GenomeLab ... link with the Biomek series liquid handers, for ...
... cDNA Library Panels were designed for full-length ... of PCRs to identify the desired cDNA ... in a 96-well "Master Plate," where each ... Having identified the positive well(s) by gel ...
... cDNA Library Panels were designed for full-length ... of PCRs to identify the desired cDNA ... in a 96-well "Master Plate," where each ... Having identified the positive well(s) by gel ...
Biology Products: