Press Releases

Press Releases2017-05-10T06:44:59+00:00

NRGene and RCK to Develop DNA Tests for Medical Cannabis

Cooperative effort will ensure top quality plants for medical treatment Ness Ziona and Ruhama, Israel – 4 September 2018 – Legalization of cannabis for diverse medical conditions requires top quality control of plant material production. One of the most important quality measurements is the cannabis strain authentication. Cannabis strains differ significantly in the profile of active ingredients, mostly cannabinoids and [...]

September, 2018|

NRGene to Offer the first Broad Soy Diversity & Haplotype Database

All-by-all full genome comparison of 30+ varieties to rapidly improve nutrition and hardiness and reduce resource requirements Ness Ziona, Israel – August 24, 2018 – NRGene, the leading genomic big data company, has constructed a comprehensive soy genome diversity-haplotype database based on results from GenoMAGICTM, allowing commercial and academic researchers never-before-available insights into the genomic diversity within the soybean crop. The [...]

August, 2018|

NRGene and Pure Cannabis Research AG Team Up for Novel Cannabis Production

Complete genomes and pangenomes of multiple varieties to enhance R&D for new and improved cannabis varieties for superior cultivation that are rich in beneficial compounds Ness Ziona, Israel, and Zug, Switzerland – 21 August 2018 – NRGene, the leading provider of genome-wide sequencing and analysis, has partnered with Pure Cannabis Research AG, a Swiss breeding company that focuses on developing [...]

August, 2018|

Science Features NRGene’s Bread Wheat Genome Infrastructure

After two years of fine-tuning by global team of researchers, comprehensive bread wheat genome now available Ness Ziona, Israel – 16 August 2018 – The complete genome of bread wheat is now available to researchers worldwide to better understand the genetics and traits within the world’s most important crop. Under the International Wheat Genome Sequencing Consortium (IWGSC) project, NRGene provided [...]

August, 2018|

NRGene Delivers to Global Researchers Multiple Maize Genomes Toward the First Maize Pangenome

Assembly of multiple varieties of maize to assist the efficient breeding of more productive varieties, gene editing, and the discovery of key agronomical traits Ness Ziona, Israel – 1 August 2018 – The de novo genome assembly of diverse lines of maize gives researchers unique insights into the diversity and evolution of the species. In the latest publication of Nature [...]

August, 2018|

NRGene Assembles First Accurate Buckwheat Genome

Ness Ziona, Israel – 11 July 2018 – Buckwheat researchers from Japan now have access to the most accurate genome available, thanks to NRGene. The project was done with Dr. Yasuo Yasui, a renowned buckwheat scientist, in cooperation with GeneBay, NRGene’s partner in Japan. The results were presented yesterday at the annual meeting of the Society for Molecular Biology and [...]

July, 2018|