This blog features voices from PacBio — and our partners and colleagues — discussing the latest research, publications, and updates about HiFi sequencing.


February 21, 2024  |  RNA sequencing

Watch: Kinnex kits enable full-length 16S and RNA sequencing at scale

When new sequencing instruments are released, great leaps in genomics capabilities follow. But did you know that for some applications like 16S microbiome research, gene annotation, or cancer transcriptomics, “new-instrument-level” performance can be achieved with something as simple as an off-the-shelf kit?

February 13, 2024  |  General

Powered by PacBio: Selected publications from January 2024

Powered by PacBio

Coming to you a little late out of the gate, this edition of Powered by PacBio includes some hot publications from this past month including: a powerful new metagenome assembler, a long-read wheat pan-transcriptome, and two papers delving into cancer biology. Take a look!

February 7, 2024  |  Gene therapy + editing

2023 gene therapy research STAR Grant winners announced

Gene Therapy STAR Grant

In 2023, PacBio selected five up-and-coming gene therapy researchers to receive our STAR Grant award which provides sequencing assistance and a travel stipend to present a PacBio sponsored event. Check out our winners and their projects!

December 28, 2023  |  General

Our favorite publications of 2023

PacBio publications 2023

2023 has been an incredible year for genomics! Thanks to the brilliance and scientific talent of researchers all over the world, major progress was made across the board –from agrigenomics…

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