South Korea’s manufacturing giant of cosmetics and personal care products, LG Household & Health Care Ltd., has joined hands with local biotech company Macrogen Inc. to begin a personal genome sequencing service. On Tuesday, the company signed an agreement …

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Although advances in next-generation sequencing have driven down the cost of sequencing human genomes such that large-scale sequencing projects are now feasible, one limitation is that the human reference genome lacks representation from diverse populations. Novel, population-specific …

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The evolution of genomic analysis technologies has offered a new paradigm for the business models that utilize them. At the core of such advancement is the development of NGS, or next-generation sequencing. With these technologies, it has become possible …

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SEOUL, South Korea–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The precision medicine biotechnology enterprise Macrogen (CEO Hyeon-yong Jeong, www.macrogen.com)(KOSDAQ:038290) announced today its new premium temperature-controlled packaging named ‘Easybox’ for customers in the gene and genome analytics …

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