TATAA Biocenter is approved microRNA profiling service provider by Toray using their “3D Gene” technology3rd May
TATAA Biocenter, Europe´s leading provider of genomic services, has been approved by Toray as provider of expression profiling services on their “3D Gene” microarray platform.
TATAA Biocenter, Europe´s leading provider of genomic services, has been approved by Toray as provider of expression profiling services on their “3D Gene” microarray platform. “microRNAs are emerging as one of the most important Having offered microRNA profiling for more than 10 years we see need to standardize and better control microRNA profiling workflows for interlaboratory comparisons, which is also one of the goals of the European IMI Project Cancer-ID” says Dr. Mikael Kubista, founder and CEO of TATAA Biocenter. “After gaining extensive experience of the various offerings on the market, we selected the Toray “3D Gene” platform for global microRNA profiling for its superior performance and robustness comprising the entire workflow from sample preparation, profiling, and data analysis”. “Being specialized microRNA profiling solution provider Toray recognizes the need to ascertain highest quality results, and as mean to achieve this goal Toray has introduced a microRNA profiling quality assurance program, offered to the premier microRNA profiling service providers globally. “We are proud to include TATAA Biocenter into the group of providers that meets our standards”, says Satoshi Kondo, “3D Gene” promotion manager in Europe of Toray industries, Inc.
Founded in 1926, Toray is an international corporation based in Japan with total assets of over $19 billion. Toray Group fuses nanotechnology into its operations, using organic synthetic chemistry, polymer chemistry and biotechnology as its core technologies. In addition to the Foundation Businesses of fibers & textiles and plastics & chemicals, Toray also promotes the global development of IT-related products, carbon fiber composite materials, pharmaceuticals and medical products, environment & engineering including water treatment and progress in other pivotal business fields.
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About TATAA Biocenter
TATAA Biocenter is the world’s largest organizer of hands-on training in molecular analyses, Europe’s leading provider of nucleic acid analysis services, and Sweden’s most comprehensive distributor of products for nucleic acids analysis. TATAA Biocenter offers hands-on training in all aspects of molecular analyses, biomarker research, and validation from experimental design, sample preparation, quality control, analysis and modelling. Through its laboratories in Göteborg, Sweden, and Prague, Czech Republic, and sales office in Saarbrucken, Germany, and Paris, France, TATAA Biocenter supports its clients with products for a full range of nucleic acid and protein analyses and services in compliance with ISO/IEC 17025:2005 standard. In 2013 TATAA Biocenter was presented the Frost & Sullivan Award for Customer Value Leadership as Best-in-Class Services for Analyzing Genetic Material. For more information: www.tataa.com.