Blog: Life Technologies Streamlines DNA Sequencing with New Reagent Kit

Ease-of-use and fewer steps decrease errors, significantly improving laboratory efficiencies

Life Technologies Corporation today announced the commercial availability of its newest advancement in capillary electrophoresis (CE) sequencing reagents with the BigDye® Direct Cycle Sequencing Kit. The kit, to be used with the company’s portfolio of Applied Biosystems™ Genetic Analyzers, simplifies the Sanger sequencing workflow by combining post-PCR cleanup and cycle sequencing into a single step and allows reads as close as one base from the primer using POP-7™ polymer.Read More

Date Posted: 03/07/11

Blog: Mark Stevenson on Sequencing at the Tipping Point



Last week Life Technologies hosted the first annual Sequencing at the Tipping Point conference in San Diego. Mark Stevenson offers his thoughts on the meeting.Read More

Date Posted: 12/10/10

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Greg Lucier on Jim Cramer’s Mad Money

Greg Lucier appeared on the Executive Decision segment of Mad Money with Jim Cramer on CNBC Dec. 9. During the wide-ranging interview, Lucier discussed the Personal Genome Machine by Ion Torrent, Life Technologies’ growth in Asia Pacific, and the company’s work in food safety. You can view the entire segment online at CNBC's website.Read More

Date Posted: 12/09/10