March 31, 2014  |  General

This Week: Sample Prep Webinar on 10 Kb Template Prep

If you love long reads, you won’t want to miss this week’s webinar on sample prep for Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT®) Sequencing. We will focus on automation solutions for 10 Kb template preparation, including new high-throughput sample prep kits, compatible automated liquid handling platforms, and sample data.

Register now for the webinar, with your choice of times:

Tuesday, April 1 5:00 p.m. PDT
Wednesday, April 2 8:00 a.m. PDT

Our presenters will be PacBio scientists Kristi Spittle Kim and Michael Weiand. Kristi, an applications scientist in our technical support group, has been working in the genomics field since 2006. At PacBio, she has worked on detection of damaged DNA bases and characterization of DNA methyltransferases. Michael is a field application specialist and has been working in next-gen sequencing and automation for more than 10 years. His focus has included product and application development and implementation.

Topics included:
•    Automation Workflow for 10 Kb Template Preparation
•    Compatible Automated Liquid Handling Platforms
•    Sample Data
•    New SMRTbell™ HT Template Preparation Kits
•    Kit Format

For more information on using the PerkinElmer Sciclone® NGS Workstation for automated sample prep with PacBio sequencing, check out this poster. The workflow allows for automated library preparation of as many as 96 samples in eight hours.

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