2015-11-05 - LifeMap Sciences, a Subsidiary of BioTime, and Lab7 Systems Announce Partnership and Launch of Integrated NGS Analysis Solution

LifeMap Sciences, Inc. (“LifeMap”), a subsidiary of BioTime, Inc., and Lab7 Systems, Inc., announced today a partnership and launch of an integrated solution in the next-generation genomic sequencing (NGS) field, a multi-billion dollar, rapidly growing global market. LifeMap’s VarElect, The NGS Phenotyper, is now integrated into the Lab7 Enterprise Science Platform’s (ESP™) DNA sequence analysis, outputs and reports, enabling Lab7 ESP users to purchase access for enhanced variant gene prioritization and review of biological evidence linking variant genes to diseases and phenotypes of interest. Lab7 ESP, a solution for sample, data, and analysis management for NGS labs, supports life-science analytics at hospitals and medical research centers and organizations.