BD Launches the BD FACSseq™ Cell Sorter with BD™ Precise Assays for High Precision Single Cell Genomics
Understanding the genomic differences of individual cell types provides unique insights into disease characteristics that have the potential to identify new approaches for developing targeted therapeutics. The BD FACSseq cell sorter combined with BD Precise Assays offers a high-throughput research method for single cell gene expression analysis to enable thousands of cells to be analyzed accurately, quickly, easily and affordably.
"Today, life science researchers require analysis of hundreds or thousands of single cells for single cell genomic studies," said
BD Precise Assays, a product line developed at
The BD FACSseq cell sorter and BD Precise Assays will be on display at the ASHG exhibit hall in booth 419. Meeting attendees are also invited to attend a breakfast workshop on
The BD FACSseq cell sorter will be available through unrestricted release in early 2016 worldwide.
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