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Life Technologies' Ion Torrent Breakthrough Award Honors Discoveries and Genomic Research Fueled by Next-Generation Sequencing
Date:10/22/2013

s including cancer, inherited disease, microbial and infectious disease, and aneuploidy assessment in reproductive genetics research. See the full, searchable list of scientific publications at: lifetechnologies.com/ionpublications.

Winning Publication of Ion Torrent Breakthrough Award 2013

The winning publication "Thymus-derived regulatory T cells contribute to tolerance to commensal microbiota" increases our understanding of immune tolerance to commensal microbes, the 'good' bacteria necessary for proper intestinal function, during the dysregulation that occurs in autoimmune diseases such as ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease. 

Key to understanding both these processes is a population of peripheral T cells called intestinal regulatory T-cells (Treg) that were up to now poorly understood. Through Ion PGM™ sequencing of the T-cell receptor (TCR), this paper demonstrates that the predominant Treg cells in peripheral tissues, such as the intestine and colon, are derived from the thymus. This paper provides new insight into the Treg tolerance of antigens produced by intestinal microbes and for the control needed to treat intestinal inflammation that occurs during ulcerative colitis and Crohn's disease.

Judges of Ion Torrent™ Breakthrough Award 2013

The final Breakthrough Award winner was determined by a panel of expert judges, including Ion Torrent™ scientists and two external judges, Prof. Leonid L. Moroz, Ph.D. and Mr. Joseph Boland, M.S., both pioneering researchers in the field next-generation sequencing applications and the use of Ion Torrent™ technology. Summaries of the five finalist publications can be found at

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