Life Sciences Tech Company MGI Unveils State-of-the-Art Demonstration Lab in Japan

Spanning over 200 square meters, the Demo Lab is equipped with MGI’s latest product portfolio

The Chinese company MGI Tech Co., Ltd. (MGI), a world leader and innovator in the field of life sciences, announced the inauguration of a new demonstration laboratory in Tokyo, Japanimproving the experience of Japanese customers.

MGI expanded the operations of its sub-subsidiary, MGI Tech Japan by establishment of premises office, setting up a warehouse and now building an experience center in the new MGI Japan Demonstration Lab (Demo Lab) to serve local customers by accessing cutting-edge technology and innovative new products.

At the Demonstration Lab, MGI staff will work closely with local researchers, technology providers, service partners, and partners in the genomics community to provide technical evaluations, product trials, workflow validation clinical work, new technology proof-of-concept programs, in addition to other technical support, service, and troubleshooting.

Spanning over 200 square meters, the Demo Lab is equipped with MGI’s latest product portfolio, including sequencers such as DNBSEQ-T7, DNBSEQ-G400 and DNBSEQ-G50, as well as automation systems such as MGISP-NE32, MGISP-Smart8, MGISP-960 and MGISP-100 for DNA/RNA extraction, liquid handling, sequencing library preparation, etc. The suite of sequencing products supports a wide range of applications, such as WGS, WES, RNA-Seq, small RNA sequencing, single cell sequencing, spatial genomics and more. The recent launch of the PE300 sequencing capability has also enabled 16S metagenomic sequencing.

With the new demonstration lab, MGI looks forward to enabling the localization of these research collaborations, empowering customers and partners, and further supporting the advancement of genomics in Japan.