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Complete Genomics Satellite Meetings at European Human Genetics Conference (ESHG) 2015 to Focus on the First Integrated Genome Sequencing Solution and WGS Clinical Applications
Publish Date: 2015-05-19
MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. – May 19, 2015 – Complete Genomics, Inc., a leader in whole human genome sequencing, will host two satellite meetings at the upcoming European Human Genetics Conference (June 6–9, Scottish Exhibition and Conference Centre [SECC], Glasgow, UK). Satellite attendees will have the opportunity to learn about the first truly integrated genome sequencing solution and hear how leading human-genetics scientists apply whole genome sequencing to their clinical research.

Advances in Genome Sequencing Technologies will take place on Saturday, June 6, 12:15–13:45 hrs at the SECC, Boisdale 1 & 2. Scientists from Complete Genomics will review new developments in genome sequencing technology. 

Clinical Applications of Whole Genome Sequencing will take place on Sunday, June 7, 15:30–17:00 hrs at the SECC, Boisdale 1 & 2. Topics and speakers will include:

Post-Mortem Whole Genome Sequencing: A Genomic Autopsy

Murray H. Brilliant, PhD, Director, Center for Human Genetics, Marshfield Clinic Research Foundation, Marshfield, Wisconsin

Whole Genome Sequencing in Paediatric Medicine

Rebekah Jobling, MD, Senior Resident, Division of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, Canada

Conference attendees can register for the satellites at the Complete Genomics website. Space is limited and reservations will be accepted on a first-come, first-served basis.

About Complete Genomics

Complete Genomics is a leader in whole human genome sequencing based in Mountain View, California. Using its proprietary sequencing instruments, chemistry, and software, the company has sequenced more than 20,000 whole human genomes. The company’s mission is to improve human health by providing researchers and clinicians with the core technology and commercial systems to understand, prevent, diagnose, and treat diseases and conditions. Additional information can be found at www.completegenomics.com.

CONTACT:

Richard Hayhurst

+44 7711 821 527

richard@richardhayhurstassociates.com