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05 | 08 | 14

GATC Biotech Ltd. wins competitive bid: For three consecutive times GATC Biotech is awarded the DNA sequencing tender by UK Shared Business Services Ltd (UK SBS)

LONDON – August 5, 2014 GATC Biotech Ltd. – For the third time in a row, UK SBS confirms GATC Biotech as one of the preferred suppliers for...


05 | 06 | 14

SAP, MolecularHealth and GATC Biotech Plan to Offer Personalized Cancer Analysis

WALLDORF — In the spirit of its mission to improve people’s lives, SAP AG today announced that it intends to offer a personalized treatment...


02 | 06 | 14

GATC Biotech extends its epigenomics and exome sequencing portfolio to researchers and physicians at the ESHG meeting

Constance, Germany, June 2, 2014 – GATC Biotech launches its InView™ 2-weeks Exome service and enhanced, customised epigenetic support for...


20 | 05 | 14

The following was announced at the joined press conference in St. Leon-Rot

Joint Press Release of the Dietmar Hopp Foundation and the German Cancer Research Center

 20. Mai 2014 (Sel)  Towards...


16 | 05 | 14

Strategic alliance between MolecularHealth and GATC Biotech

Partners in personalised medicine – jointly individualising cancer therapy


Heidelberg/Constance, 16th May 2014 — Today, MolecularHealth,...



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20 - 21 November 2014 | London, England

NGS 2014 - Next Generation Sequencing Congress



Next Generation Sequencing of GATC Biotech AG accredited by German DAkkS

GATC Biotech customers can expect highest quality standards for Next Generation Sequencing projects from official accreditation.

Being the first in Europe, the Next Generation Sequencing Laboratories of the Constance Genome and Diagnostics Centre has been accredited according to ISO 17025 from the national accreditation body for the Federal Republic of Germany (DAkks). The independent governmental institution has acknowledged the high quality standard of the sequencing service on technology platforms Illumina HiSeq, Illumina MiSeq and PacBio RS II.


All leading Next Generation Sequencing technologies in one lab!

The Next Generation Laboratories of our European Genome and Diagnostic Centre at our Headquarters in Konstanz are accredited according to the international norms ISO 17025 and equipped with all leading Next and Third Gen Sequencing technologies: Illumina HiSeq 2500, MiSeq and, Pacific Bioscience PacBio RS II.

GATC Biotech combines different state-of the-art technologies, offering true multiplatform sequencing and allowing the optimum scientific approach according to the problem.


Sequencing with Europe’s leading sequencing service provider!

Sanger sequencing in tubes or as high-throughput in 96-well plate format – GATC Biotech offers a wide range of Custom Sanger Sequencing Services.

With 24 years of experience in Sanger Sequencing, GATC Biotech is the most reliable partner you can choose for receiving high quality results with short delivery times.

The laboratory of our European Custom Sequencing Centre in Cologne is highly automated, using a fleet of state-of-the-art Hamilton robots. Our team works around the clock to analyze 9,000 samples per day in tubes and 96well plate format, delivering high quality data within 24 hours after sample receipt - or even faster.


GATC InView™ – Streamlined Next Generation Sequencing solutions for specific applications

GATC InviewTM Applications combine streamlined workflows with high-quality service standards to provide customers with highly focused and affordable solutions.

Our service standards are accredited according to the international norms ISO 17025. They guarantee highest data quality and most-efficient project completion.


InView™ Epigenome addresses one of the fastest growing fields in biology and cancer research

GATC Biotech’s InView™ portfolio is now extended to provide a standardised and streamlined workflow on epigenomic studies to the cutting edge of current research. Our workflow is based on high-end bisulfite conversion combined with next generation sequencing. Comprehensive bioinformatics analysis is offered to provide publishable high quality data and to make epigenetic genome-wide analysis available to every researcher.
No matter if you are a newcomer looking for the right approach or an expert looking for outsourcing your routine - speak to us and find out how InView™ Epigenome fits to your requirements.


Human research: a cooperative research field

GATC Biotech has been developing sequencing and bioinformatics solutions for over twenty years in order to help researchers accelerate their research projects. 2006 we were the first to offer multiplatform sequencing approaches for Next Generation Sequencing.

GATC Biotech is heavily involved in many publicly funded projects and cooperates closely with well-known diagnostic institutes and the medical community in order to be up-to-date with current research and health topics:

  • Cancer research
  • Genetic research
  • Infectious diseases


Complete sequencing solutions for the fields agro & animal

GATC Biotech offers complete sequencing solutions, from sample preparation to high throughput sequencing and bioinformatics for your research in the fields of plants and animals. GATC Biotech sequenced the worldwide first BAC clones for the Potato Genome Sequencing Consortium (PGSC) on behalf of Wageningen University (Netherlands). Selected applications in the field of plant and animal research:

  • Breeding
  • Population genetics
  • Analysis of resistances


Third Generation Sequencing Technologies provide new capabilities for microorganism research

With its broad spectrum of innovative and reliable sequencing and bioinformatics services GATC Biotech successfully supports your academic research projects as well as your industry related applications

With all the leading Next and Third Gen Sequencing platforms available we offer you the optimum solution for your specific project. Currently we provide Metagenome Analyses with possible applications in the fields e.g. quality assurance or food safety.




Leading in Europe

GATC Biotech is Europe’s leading service provider of DNA sequencing with more than 10,000 academic and industrial customers worldwide.

For over two decades, we have offered sequencing and bioinformatics solutions from single samples up to large scale projects.

With all leading sequencing technologies installed in our own labs, we have sequenced more than 6 million samples, ten thousands of bacterial, plant and other whole genomes as well as hundreds of whole human genomes.

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