Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: Forbes Cover story - Jonathan Rothberg and the PGM

Forbes' Matthew Herper takes an in depth look at sequencing and uncovered some amazing findings.Read More

Date Posted: 12/30/10

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

Photo: PHOTO OF THE WEEK: MEET THE PGM

Meet the Personal Genome Machine - The PGM, from Ion Torrent, by Life Technologies as shown at TEDMED this morning.Read More

Date Posted: 10/29/10

Blog: University of North Texas Health Science Center Advances Forensic Research by Investing in Semiconductor DNA Sequencing Technology

Advancing Forensic DNA Analysis

Life Technologies will Collaborate with the University of North Texas - Health Science Center’s Institute of Applied Genetics using the Ion Personal Genome Machine® (PGM™) system to further the university's research, development, and implementation of best technologies in forensic DNA analyses.Read More

Date Posted: 06/21/12

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: Life Technologies Takes the Stage at Human Genomics Conference



Starting tonight, Life Technologies is participating in Human Genomics – The Next 10 Years, a conference sponsored by Nature and the J. Craig Venter Institute that will focus on the promises of human genomics for the next ten years. Read More

Date Posted: 02/21/11

Blog: West Coast Represents for DNA Sequencing



This week, California is center-stage in the DNA sequencing world. As we noted yesterday, the Human Genomics – The Next 10 Years conference is occurring in La Jolla, near San Diego, and up the road in San Francisco, the Molecular Medicine Tri-Conference is starting today.Read More

Date Posted: 02/23/11