MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., Oct. 22 Complete Genomics Inc., anewly launched, third-generation human genome sequencing company, todayannounced the company's presentation at the 7th Annual BIO Investor Forum,which will be held in San Francisco, Oct. 29-31, 2008.
Dr. Clifford Reid, chairman, president and chief executive officer ofComplete Genomics, will present on Wednesday, Oct. 29, at 2:45 p.m. in theMarina Room of the Palace Hotel, located at 2 New Montgomery Street indowntown San Francisco. He will discuss how Complete Genomics' scalableservice model and proprietary technology advances will allow the company tointroduce its sequencing service in Q2 2009 at a cost of $5,000 per genome.
About Complete Genomics
Founded in 2006, Complete Genomics is a California company that hasdeveloped a novel approach to sequencing human DNA. Complete Genomics plans tocombine its proprietary third-generation DNA sequencing technology and itshigh-performance computing capabilities to create a human genome sequencingservice that will deliver low-cost, high-quality data on an unprecedentedscale. The company is currently building the world's largest human genomesequencing center. This development will allow pharmaceutical andbiotechnology customers, for the first time, to conduct large-scale humangenome studies that will help identify the genetic underpinnings of complexdiseases and drug responses. For additional information about the company,please visit http://www.completegenomics.com.
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