Wednesday, September 4, 2013
IIllumina Wins Genetic Testing Company
San Diego-based life sciences equipment provier Illumina said this morning that it has entered into an agreement with Natera, a provider of genetic testing services, to supply sequencing instruments and consumables. Financial details of the win were not disclosed. Illumina said it will supply its HiSeq 2500 sequencing system and consumables for performing non-invasive, prenatal testing. Natera offers up a wide range of prenatal testing, ranging from genetic diagnosis, chromosomal anomaly screening, carrier screening, and much more.