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Press Release – Keygene and Floragenex enter into extended license agreement for Sequence Based Genotyping

Today, KeyGene and Floragenex announced that they have entered into an extended license agreement around KeyGene’s Sequence Based Genotyping (SBG) technology. The agreement enables Floragenex to extend its SBG service offerings to include ddRAD-Seq in noncommercial and academic research across all species. The agreement further cements KeyGene’s SBG technology licensing portfolio and advances Floragenex’s position…

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Press Release – Partnership GENALICE & KeyGene

Today, KeyGene and biomedical big data solutions company GENALICE, jointly mark the significant mutual benefits of their first two years of partnerships, running GENALICE MAP in full production as their preferred tool for primary Next-Generation Sequencing (NGS) data analysis. You are kindly invited to read the full press release here.

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Press Release – Anthura and KeyGene enter into strategic collaboration in Anthurium and Orchids

Anthura BV, global market leader in Anthurium and Orchids, and Keygene N.V. announced today that they have entered into a long term strategic collaboration in Anthurium and Orchids breeding. KeyGene is a global leading molecular genetics company devoted to crop innovation. This collaboration is an extension of the successful multiyear service based collaboration between Anthura…

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Press Release – KeyGene USA opened new facilities

On April 30, 2015, KeyGene USA, celebrated the opening of its new R&D facilities co-located at the University of Maryland’s Institute for Bioscience and Biotechnology Research (IBBR) in Rockville, Maryland. KeyGene USA is building strategic alliances with businesses in North and South America involved in food and agriculture to rapidly translate its end-to-end capabilities in…

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Press Release – KeyGene opens expanded digital plant phenotyping facility

KeyGene opens expanded digital plant phenotyping facility with eye-catching innovations Today KeyGene officially opened its expanded digital phenotyping facility, PhenoFab®. PhenoFab is a fully automated greenhouse operation in which plant growth can be analyzed, plant traits can be measured and root development characterized. It combines high-throughput digital plant imaging technology with trait interpretation to support…

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Press Release – A superior quality tetraploid cotton genome assembly and transcriptome map

Today, KeyGene and Pacific Biosciences announce completion of the integrated genome and transcriptome of tetraploid cotton (G. hirsutum). The results of this collaboration hallmark the first example of a high-quality genome assembly for a polyploid crop larger than 2 Gbp. This was achieved via an integrated genome and transcriptome sequencing approach using long read sequences…

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