Genomatix Software, a leading provider of complete solutions for the analysis of Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) data, announced today that the CCDU Bioinformatics Core of the Center for Computational Medicine and Biology at the University of Michigan installed a Genomatix Genome Analyzer (GGA) at its labs in Ann Arbor, MI. The GGA is a purpose built high performance computer pre-configured with terabytes of proprietary database and software technology combined to provide a turnkey solution for the analysis of NGS data. It represent a complete, integrated analysis solution for the downstream analysis of NGS data, starting with mapped data from the sequence information generated by the sequencer to a molecular level understanding of the biology being studied.
"We are very pleased to add Genomatix advanced Next Generation Sequencing downstream analysis capabilities to our ongoing effort of providing our university-wide user base with quality tools for their data analysis", said Dr. Jim Cavalcoli, Director of the CCDU Bioinformatics Core of the Center for Computational Medicine and Biology at the University of Michigan. "We are constantly looking for tools that have both in-depth data analysis capabilities coupled to an intuitive user interface, which we found in the Genomatix Genome Analyzer. The fact that it provides command line access for our IT people was simply an added bonus."
Peter Grant, Chief Executive Officer at Genomatix, USA commented: "Placing our Genomatix Genome Analyzer at the University of Michigan in an environment providing campus-wide accessibility to our tools provides further validation of the quality and depth of the Genomatix' technology for the analysis of NGS data. That this represents our second installation at a university of such stature is a terrific vote of confidence not only for our existing technologies, but is also a strong endorsement of our abilities to keep up with the analysis demands of this very dynamic
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