Press Releases

Press Releases 2017-05-10T06:44:59+00:00

Major step forward in chickpea and pigeonpea research – reference genome data assembled

Ness Ziona, Israel | Hyderabad, Telangana│ (30 May 2018): Breeding high nutritional varieties of chickpea and pigeonpea just got easier. With new technology, genomic processes that could have taken years have been completed in just a few months. This has been possible by work of scientists from the International Crops Research Institute for the Semi-Arid Tropics (ICRISAT) headquartered in India [...]

May 30th, 2018|

NRGene Assembles Soy Genomes

Critical step in strengthening productivity of world’s most popular vegetarian oil and protein source Ness Ziona, Israel & Columbia, Missouri - March 28, 2018 – Dr. Henry Nguyen, a Curators’ distinguished professor of plant sciences in the University of Missouri College of Agriculture, Food & Natural Resources, has employed NRGene DeNovoMAGICTM, the world’s most popular genome assembly tool for crop [...]

March 29th, 2018|

Bridgestone Collaborating with NRGene on Guayule Research

Collaboration will sequence and assemble guayule genomes Nashville, Tenn. (February 19, 2018) – Bridgestone Americas (Bridgestone) and NRGene, a genomic big data solutions company, are collaborating on research efforts to enhance the company’s U.S. alternative domestic natural rubber breeding program. They will be working in tandem to sequence and assemble multiple genomes of guayule, a rubber-producing plant indigenous to the [...]

February 19th, 2018|

Syngenta and NRGene Expand Collaboration as Syngenta Signs Long-Term Licensing of GenoMAGIC

Collaboration to have disruptive impact on the world food supply Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, & Ness Ziona, Israel – January 16, 2018 - Syngenta, a global leading agrochemical and seed company, and NRGene, the premier genomic big data company, have continued to advance their cooperation in breeding and trait discovery in key crops. Syngenta has licensed NRGene’s GenoMAGICTM, a [...]

January 16th, 2018|

NRGene Strengthens Cooperation with Chinese Academic Leaders

Collaboration results in papers recently published in Nature, Nature Plants & Nature Communications Ness Ziona, Israel – 2 January 2018 – NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, has partnered with leading researchers to make a significant impact on global agricultural research. NRGene's DeNovoMAGICTM delivered reference-level genomes. The quality and completeness of the delivered genomes simplified downstream analysis [...]

January 2nd, 2018|

NRGene Delivers First-ever Food Potato Genomes

Potato pangenome research drives cooperation between international public and private sectors Ness Ziona, Israel – 19 December 2017 – NRGene, the worldwide leader in genomic assembly and analysis, is working with a team of researchers from Wageningen University & Research (WUR) in the Netherlands and leading commercial partners to create multi-genome mapping of commercial food potatoes. Potatoes are the fourth [...]

December 19th, 2017|