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22 Oct, 2018, 14:00 BST NRGene and Kayagene, LLC. Collaborate to Improve Cannabis Breeding and Seed Production

Revealing the complete genome makeup of multiple varieties resolves the genetic basis of key traits Kayagene, an innovative cannabis breeding...


03 Oct, 2018, 08:42 BST First-ever Opium Poppy Genome Assembled

Data from collaboration among NRGene, China's Xi'an Jiaotong University, and The Wellcome Sanger Institute and The University of York, UK Xi'an...


05 Sep, 2018, 09:39 BST NRGene: New High-Quality Shrimp Genome Assembly May Reveal Why Females are Superior

Enzootic, an animal biotechnology and genetics company leading the all-female shrimp revolution, and NRGene, the world's leading provider of genomic...


04 Sep, 2018, 13:39 BST NRGene and RCK to Develop DNA Tests for Medical Cannabis

Cooperative effort will ensure top quality plants for medical treatment Legalization of cannabis for diverse medical conditions requires top quality...


24 Aug, 2018, 17:04 BST NRGene to Offer the First Broad Soy Diversity & Haplotype Database

All-by-all full genome comparison of 30+ varieties to rapidly improve nutrition and hardiness and reduce resource requirements NRGene, the leading...


21 Aug, 2018, 12:00 BST NRGene and Pure Cannabis Research AG Team Up for Novel Cannabis Production

Complete genomes and pangenomes of multiple varieties to enhance R&D for new and improved cannabis varieties for superior cultivation that are rich...


06 Aug, 2018, 08:00 BST NRGene Delivers to Global Researchers Multiple Maize Genomes Toward the First Maize Pangenome

Assembly of multiple varieties of maize to assist the efficient breeding of more productive varieties, gene editing, and the discovery of key...


30 May, 2018, 16:06 BST Major Step Forward in Chickpea and Pigeonpea Research - Reference Genome Data Assembled by NRGene & the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT)

Breeding high nutritional varieties of chickpea and pigeonpea just got easier. With new technology, genomic processes that could have taken years...


16 Jan, 2018, 06:00 GMT Syngenta and NRGene Expand Collaboration as Syngenta Signs Long-Term Licensing of GenoMAGIC™

Syngenta, a global leading agrochemical and seed company, and NRGene, the premiere genomic big data company, have continued to advance their...


19 Dec, 2017, 13:45 GMT NRGene Delivers First-ever Food Potato Genomes

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, is working with a team of researchers from Wageningen University & Research (WUR) in...


13 Oct, 2017, 12:25 BST NRGene Delivers Major Breakthrough in Sunflower Genome

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, has created a previously unattainable version of the sunflower genome for a...


03 Oct, 2017, 18:12 BST NRGene's Genomic Analysis Project With Monsanto Advances

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, announced today that the company has progressed in its multi-year agreement with...


27 Jul, 2017, 09:50 BST NRGene Delivers an Improved Sweet Potato Genome

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, has delivered a significantly improved assembly of the sweet potato genome to a group...


26 Jul, 2017, 14:36 BST NRGene & China's Genosys Deliver Cotton Genome

NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, and Genosys Inc. (TGS Singapore), a leading distributor of genomics technologies in...


07 Jul, 2017, 12:36 BST Wild Wheat Genome Sequencing Provides 'Time Tunnel' Capable of Boosting Future Food Production and Safety

A global team of researchers has published the first-ever Wild Emmer wheat genome sequence in Science magazine. Wild Emmer wheat is the original form ...


30 May, 2017, 15:30 BST NRGene Assembles its 300th Crop Genome

Diverse maize, soybean, wheat, canola and cotton genotypes among those mapped NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic mapping, assembly, and...


02 Mar, 2017, 02:00 GMT NRGene and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Assemble a Second Maize Reference Genome

Independent Researchers Declare Maize W22 Line Assembly High Quality and Exceptionally Accurate Dr. Tom Brutnell, Donald Danforth Plant Science...


17 Feb, 2017, 01:00 GMT NRGene and Japan's Kazusa DNA Research Institute Fully Reveal the Complex Genome of Strawberry Using Illumina Data

NRGene has assembled the octoploid, heterozygote genome of the commercial strawberry in only two weeks using reads produced on Illumina sequencers...


21 Dec, 2016, 09:00 GMT NRGene and the Donald Danforth Plant Science Center Assemble a Second Maize Reference Genome

Dr. Tom Brutnell, Donald Danforth Plant Science Center, in cooperation with a global team of researchers, and NRGene, the leading genomic big data...


19 Oct, 2015, 13:43 BST Syngenta Chose NRGene's DeNovoMAGICTM to Map 12 Genomes in Only Eight Months

- Collaboration uses genomic big data to accelerate trait discovery and breeding in multiple crops, speeding seed development Syngenta Crop...