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PromethION: nanopore sequencer for high-throughput and long read high-fidelity DNA and RNA sequencing allowing fast decoding of (epi)genomes and (epi)transcriptomes (PromethION)

The PromethION (Oxford Nanopore) is a standalone benchtop instrument designed for highthroughput, high-sample number nanopore sequencing. This third generation sequencing technology allows unprecedented opportunities such as direct epitranscriptome analysis, sequencing of extremely long reads and real-time data analysis. This groundbreaking technology differs from the
mostly used second generation short-read sequencing and allows challenging and innovative research in Life Sciences.

Date:1 Jun 2018 →  31 May 2020
Keywords:Long read sequencing, Proteogenomics, Massively Parallel Sequencing, RNA modifications, (Epi)genomics, Functional genomics
Disciplines:Veterinary medicine, Bioinformatics and computational biology, Systems biology, Public health services, Molecular and cell biology, Genetics, Scientific computing, Public health care, Agricultural animal production