Illumina Announces Collaborations to Automate TruSeq and Nextera Sample Preparation Kits
Illumina, Inc. (NASDAQ: ILMN) today announced it is collaborating with
leading providers of liquid handling robotic platforms to develop
automation methods for its best-in-class TruSeq and Nextera Sample
Preparation kits. Initial partners in this effort are Beckman Coulter
Life Sciences, Eppendorf, Hamilton Robotics, PerkinElmer, and Tecan.
These partnerships, and the resulting methods, reflect Illumina's
commitment to creating the simplest, most efficient next-generation
sequencing (NGS) workflows, and represent an important step towards
enabling complete, end-to-end solutions for customers.
“We are excited to work with the top automation providers to deliver
solutions that can be readily implemented in the lab, thus saving time
for our customers and making automation much