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The BBSRC National Virology Centre: The Plowright Building at The Pirbright Institute in Surrey, has won the Judge’s Special Award at the prestigious BCI awards. The building, engineered by leading built environment specialist Shepard, received the accolade…
RNAcentral, the first unified resource for all types of non-coding RNA data, has been launched today by the RNAcentral Consortium. It aggregates information from a federation of expert databases, and provides tools for easy browsing.
TGAC, a BBSRC strategically-funded institute, has expanded their sequencing capabilities by adding two Illumina HiSeq 2500 machines to its cutting-edge platform suite. The new laboratory equipment will provide the National Capability Institute with the most up-to-date level of Next Generation Sequencing for genome analysis projects.