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Chronix Biomedical Opens State-of-the-art Mass Sequencing Laboratory to Provide Medical Researchers with Personal Biomarkers in Human Disease

Chronix Biomedical today announced that it has expanded its commercial capabilities with the opening of a fully operational sequencing laboratory in Brookings, South Dakota. The Brookings laboratory will offer sequencing services to academic and pharmaceutical researchers who wish to support their biomarker programs in diseases that are considered “orphan” or for which there is no diagnostic test currently available.

Chronix Biomedical Adds State-of-the-art Mass Seqeuncing Capabilities to Accelerate Development of it’s DNA Biomakers for Early Detection of Cancer

Chronix Biomedical today reported that it has significantly expanded and accelerated its biomarker development capabilities with the installation of Germany’s first state-of-the-art high-throughput DNA mass sequencer at the University of Göttingen, Chronix’s long-time collaborator. Chronix is developing disease-specific biomarkers based on DNA fragments that are released into the bloodstream by damaged and dying (apoptotic) cells. Chronix‘s serum DNA biomarkers are applicable to a wide range of cancers and other chronic diseases.