Chinese sequencing sector heats up as BGI, Direct Genomics prepare products

Chinese efforts to evolve from being a user of genomics technology into a developer of sequencing platforms are starting to come to fruition. At the International Conference on Genomics, BGI outlined plans to start selling a high-throughput benchtop sequencer in China next year. The product is the first Chinese-developed sequencer. Direct Genomics is hoping its GenoCare Analyzer will be the second. Article | More