CeGaT invests in Ion Torrent

CeGaT just equipped its lab with an Ion Torrent Personal Genome Analyzer from Life Technologies. This brand new technology will be used for fast turn-around Diagnostic Panels and soon also for whole exome and transcriptome sequencing. Now CeGaT lab is equipped with a broad range of sequencing technologies and automized sample preparation ranging from two […]

New member in our Scientific Advisory Board: Prof. Dr. Daniel Huson

We welcome a new member in our Scientific Advisory Board Dr. Daniel Huson. He is Professor for Algorithms in Bioinformatics at the University of Tuebingen and additionally part-time professor at the SCELSE, Nanyang University of Technology in Singapore. The main focus of his lab is on developing new and advanced algorithms for bioinformatics with particular […]

Saskia Biskup is one of 100 German women of the future

Today Saskia Biskup, founder and Managing Director of CeGaT, was announced of the initiative “Germany – Land of Ideas” as one of “100 Women of Tomorrow.” The initiative, under the patronage of Federal President Christian Wulff, is honoring women who contribute to the future of Germany in various fields View more “About CeGaT“.

Second SOLiD 5500xl

CeGaT increased its capacities of its Next-Generation-Sequencing facility. Our lab is now equipped with: Two SOLiD 5500xl Two SOLiD 4 Agilent BRAVO Library Builder This enables us to decipher up to 600 billion basepairs per week.

CeGaT Lab officially accredited

CeGaT is now officially accredited as Molecular Human Genetic Diagnostics Laboratory according to DIN EN ISO 15189:2007. Official certificate from the German Accreditation Body