Yesterday, febit announced that the company offers whole genome sequencing services in Europe for a broad range of species. febit acquired two Applied Biosystems SOLiD™ high-throughput sequencing systems from Life Technologies for whole genome resequencing. One of the two systems will be used within R&D while the other is employed within febit’s Genomic Service Department.

“We combine our expertise in optimizing samples for highest coverage in targeted resequencing with the established SOLiD sequencing power,” said Peer Staehler, CSO of febit.

The complete press release from febit can be read here.