“All your X’s live in Texas” A&M AgriLife

Howdy, We at Texas A&M AgriLife Genomics & Bioinformatics Service (TxGen) are dedicated to providing exceptional value and results. We are introduce the Illumina NovaSeq X Plus system—the newest powerhouse in genomic sequencing to current and future clients. Imagine cutting-edge technology that slashes the cost by 50% compared to our previous flagship systems (NovaSeq 6000) Read more about “All your X’s live in Texas” A&M AgriLife[…]

New NovaSeq Pricing (Oct, 2019)

In our continuing commitment to the Aggie core value of excellence, Texas A&M AgriLife Genomic and Bioinformatics Service is pleased to announce our new NovaSeq pricing. We have recently added a 2nd Illumina NovaSeq system to our facility. As a consequence, we are able to offer researchers a significant reduction in the cost of sequencing.  Read more about New NovaSeq Pricing (Oct, 2019)[…]

Come Celebrate with Us

Come Celebrate! October 29th, 2019 The Genomics and Bioinformatics Service (TxGen), part of Texas A&M AgriLife Research, celebrates its 10th year of service to the Texas A&M community, Texas, and scientists around the world with the opening of our new sequencing and bioinformatics facility in the Texas A&M West Campus Research Park. You are invited Read more about Come Celebrate with Us[…]

Twitter Feed Week of Feb 20,1019

https://twitter.com/BioMath/status/1091469530126270464 Dr. Crossa from @CIMMYT talking about Deep Learning applied to Genomic Selection at the Texas A&M Plant Breeding Symposium 2019 @PBsymposium #TAMUPBS19 pic.twitter.com/sUpimSuxSj — Marcel Brun (@BrunMarcel) February 21, 2019 https://twitter.com/BioMath/status/1096799241824075777 "Genome sequencing is routine in the same way that U.S. Navy routinely lands planes on aircraft carries. Yes, a good, organized crew does Read more about Twitter Feed Week of Feb 20,1019[…]

Fall Bioinformatics/HPC short course series

We are pleased to announce our fall bioinformatics/HPC short course series, offered by TAMU HPRC and Agrilife Genomics and Bioinformatics Service. The short courses will start with introduction to Linux/Unix (Friday September 7), followed by introduction to the Ada/Terra systems that have most of bioinformatics tools already installed and ready for you to use. Please Read more about Fall Bioinformatics/HPC short course series[…]

Another Green Revolution is Coming

Advances in genomics, automation, phenomics, and data management are allowing scientists to identify, modify, and express influential genes for health sciences, agriculture, and veterinary medicine; researchers all over the world are building an unprecedented view of gene content and genome organization. Yet we have much left to learn of the relationship between variation in organisms’ Read more about Another Green Revolution is Coming[…]

AgSeq comes to Texas A&M AgriLife Research

Texas A&M, PerkinElmer create leading public agriculture, life sciences genome platform April 25, 2018 Writer: Kay Ledbetter, 806-677-5608, skledbetter@ag.tamu.edu Contact: Dr. Charlie Johnson, 979-862-3287, Charlie@ag.tamu.edu COLLEGE STATION – Texas A&M AgriLife Research and their internationally recognized Genomics and Bioinformatics Service are poised to change the face of agriculture-focused genomics. Dr. Charlie Johnson, director of the Read more about AgSeq comes to Texas A&M AgriLife Research[…]

PoreCampUSA17 Twitter Feed

PoreCamp USA 2017 New blog post! Very helpful @nanopore Q&A session from June 2017 #porecampusa @txresearch https://t.co/Qez1i0mG4e — Dr. Lisa K. Johnson (@monsterbashseq) February 1, 2018 Q&A at Porecamp TAMU, June 2017: From the Ebola Outbreak to Sequencing on Mars #PoreCampUSA 2017 and @nanopore make the local TV news @pathogenomenick @Scalene @BioMickWatson @mattloose @DrT1973 https://t.co/jq1wK3v5vD — Read more about PoreCampUSA17 Twitter Feed[…]