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Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Hybridization Capture Kits for Targeted Sequencing of Human Exome, Pan-Cancer and Inherited Diseases

2019-05-10T14:39:13+00:00

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – March 26, 2019) Swift Biosciences today announced the launch of its Swift Hybridization Capture Kits, enabling enrichment and sequencing of the human exome or subsets of disease-related genes involved in cancer and inherited diseases. Swift Hybridization Capture Kits save sequencing costs by targeting only genes of interest using a 4-hour capture, while delivering the breadth and depth of coverage required for comprehensive yet sensitive genomic profiling.

This product includes gene-specific capture […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Hybridization Capture Kits for Targeted Sequencing of Human Exome, Pan-Cancer and Inherited Diseases2019-05-10T14:39:13+00:00
  • Swift 2S Turbo Automation-Friendly

NEW Swift 2S Turbo DNA Library Kits

2019-03-31T15:29:48+00:00

The NEW Swift 2S Turbo DNA Library Kits are a fast, efficient and cost-effective library prep solution.  Leveraging a robust enzymatic fragmentation prep and flexible indexing, you can prepare high-quality whole genome and exome libraries using a broad range of input amounts and sample types.

NEW Swift 2S Turbo DNA Library Kits2019-03-31T15:29:48+00:00
  • Francesco Criscuolo

Swift in Action

2019-04-16T19:29:01+00:00

Francesco Criscuolo speaking towards the use of molecular identifiers and targeted NGS to enable variant detection below 1% allele frequencies in cfDNA. Presented at AMP 2018.

Swift in Action2019-04-16T19:29:01+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Amplicon 16S+ITS Panel, Answering Long-Awaited Need for Comprehensive, Rapid Coverage of Metagenomic Sequences by NGS

2019-02-25T17:04:56+00:00

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – January 16, 2019) Swift Biosciences today announced the launch of its Swift Amplicon 16S+ITS Panel, facilitating routine NGS analysis of complex microbial samples (e.g. bacteria, archaea, fungi) using a single, multiplexed primer pool targeting the 16S rRNA gene (all variable regions, V1-V9) and ITS1 and ITS2 for fungi. With a comprehensive yet targeted library approach in a single-tube assay, the panel enriches the sequences used for identifying the structure of […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Amplicon 16S+ITS Panel, Answering Long-Awaited Need for Comprehensive, Rapid Coverage of Metagenomic Sequences by NGS2019-02-25T17:04:56+00:00

Swift Biosciences Announces ISO 13485:2016 Certification

2019-01-07T14:21:55+00:00

Ann Arbor, Michigan (January 7, 2019) – Swift Biosciences, Inc. a manufacturer of precision next-generation sequencing (NGS) solutions, announces it has received International Organization Standardization (ISO) 13485:2016 certification for design, development, production, and distribution of molecular biology and related reagents in both standard and custom formats has been assessed and approved by National Quality assurance, USA with zero non-conformances, the best result possible.

The ISO 13485:2016 certificate was issued to Swift Biosciences by the National […]

Swift Biosciences Announces ISO 13485:2016 Certification2019-01-07T14:21:55+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Normalase™, Radically Streamlining and Improving NGS Library Normalization

2018-11-28T09:00:29+00:00

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – November 28, 2018) Swift Biosciences today announced the availability of its eagerly anticipated Normalase Kit, a revolutionary enzymatic library normalization product that streamlines the cumbersome steps following next-generation sequencing (NGS) library preparation. Compared to conventional normalization, Swift Normalase saves cost on sequencing by reducing read depth variation within a pool down to a coefficient of variation <10%.

Normalase provides an efficient, robust, scalable and cost-effective means to significantly reduce […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Normalase™, Radically Streamlining and Improving NGS Library Normalization2018-11-28T09:00:29+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Amplicon HS Panels, Enabling Confident Targeted Detection of Low Frequency Variants from Liquid Biopsy Sequencing

2018-08-28T13:13:04+00:00

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Aug. 28, 2018 ) Swift Biosciences today announced early access availability of its Swift Amplicon HS Panels, a new, high-sensitivity targeted amplicon library preparation kit for next-generation sequencing (NGS) of liquid biopsy samples, including cell-free DNA (cfDNA). This addition to Swift’s targeted NGS portfolio facilitates the detection and validation of mutations occurring at 0.25-3.0% frequency among a background or host sample. This capability is especially useful for oncology and newborn […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift Amplicon HS Panels, Enabling Confident Targeted Detection of Low Frequency Variants from Liquid Biopsy Sequencing2018-08-28T13:13:04+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift 2S Turbo Library Kit, Accelerating Whole Genome, Exome and Large Gene Studies with One Universal Approach

2018-07-18T19:18:43+00:00

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – July 18, 2018) Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for next-generation sequencing (NGS), today announced early access to its Swift 2S Turbo Library Kit. These new kits offer a fast, robust enzymatic fragmentation prep and flexible adapter options to produce high-quality libraries for production-scale sequencing.

With an automation friendly workflow, the Swift 2S Turbo Library Kit™ is a universal library prep kit, compatible with variety of applications […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Swift 2S Turbo Library Kit, Accelerating Whole Genome, Exome and Large Gene Studies with One Universal Approach2018-07-18T19:18:43+00:00

Swift Biosciences and Genomenon Announce Partnership to Accelerate Biomarker Selection for Targeted NGS Panels

2019-03-18T20:10:41+00:00

Two Ann Arbor biotech companies provide translational researchers a faster, more comprehensive way to design Accel-Amplicon panels for variant discovery and screening studies

(ANN ARBOR, Michigan – May 23, 2018) – Swift Biosciences—the NGS Library Prep company—and Genomenon—the leading genomic literature search engine company— announced today a new partnership to revolutionize the design of targeted gene sequencing panels for precision medicine initiatives.

Genomenon and Swift will co-market solutions in an integrated offering to make it easier […]

Swift Biosciences and Genomenon Announce Partnership to Accelerate Biomarker Selection for Targeted NGS Panels2019-03-18T20:10:41+00:00

Swift Biosciences Builds on Momentum, Accelerates Growth with Addition of Nathan Wood as New CEO

2018-05-22T16:46:48+00:00

Results-driven, customer-focused leader to drive continued expansion in personalized medicine, disease research markets

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – May 22, 2018) Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for genomic sequencing, today named industry veteran Nathan Wood as its new CEO. The hire is the latest in a recent series of strategic moves by Swift to solidify its position serving the personalized medicine, drug […]

Swift Biosciences Builds on Momentum, Accelerates Growth with Addition of Nathan Wood as New CEO2018-05-22T16:46:48+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Accel-Amplicon™ Plus Cancer Panels for Precision Medicine Initiatives

2018-04-18T14:08:49+00:00

New targeted sequencing workflow combines pre-validated content with easy customization and new analysis tools to accelerate variant discovery and screening

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – April 18, 2018) Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-Amplicon™ Plus Cancer Panels, a suite of nine tumor-specific and focused gene panels to facilitate targeted cancer sequencing. The Accel-Amplicon technology enables simultaneous detection of single nucleotide variants, copy number variants […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Accel-Amplicon™ Plus Cancer Panels for Precision Medicine Initiatives2018-04-18T14:08:49+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Unique Dual Indexing Kits to improve Multiplexed Next Generation Sequencing

2018-04-06T13:30:05+00:00

New Accel-NGS Unique Dual Indexing Kits minimize read misassignments for higher quality results

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – April 6, 2018) Swift Biosciences today announced the launch of its Accel-NGS® Unique Dual Indexing Kits, which deliver the power and value of high-throughput multiplexed sequencing while improving the accuracy of low frequency variant calling, such as somatic mutations, in samples such as FFPE and cfDNA.

Multiplexed sequencing is a commonly used technique among clinical research, drug development and […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Unique Dual Indexing Kits to improve Multiplexed Next Generation Sequencing2018-04-06T13:30:05+00:00

Swift Launches Accel-Amplicon™ Custom NGS Panels, Accelerating Variant Discovery in Challenging Biological Samples

2019-03-25T20:47:22+00:00

Genialis/Swift partnership delivers a complete targeted sequencing solution with intuitive analysis software

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – Oct. 12, 2017) Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for next-generation sequencing (NGS), today announced the launch of its Accel-Amplicon™ Custom NGS Panels. These new panels offer a targeted DNA sequencing product that enables clinical researchers to rapidly design highly focused panels to discover, validate and screen disease genes and their variants.

With the quickest workflow, […]

Swift Launches Accel-Amplicon™ Custom NGS Panels, Accelerating Variant Discovery in Challenging Biological Samples2019-03-25T20:47:22+00:00

Swift Biosciences Growth Sparks Expansion into New Headquarters & First West Coast Office

2019-03-25T20:49:00+00:00

Michigan company doubles size of Ann Arbor-based operations and expands to San Francisco with new commercial office space

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. and SOUTH SAN FRANCISCO – October 5, 2017) Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library-prep solutions for genomic sequencing, today announced the move and expansion of their headquarters in Ann Arbor, Michigan, and the opening of an office in the San Francisco Bay Area. These new facilities in two fast-growing marketplaces will enable Swift […]

Swift Biosciences Growth Sparks Expansion into New Headquarters & First West Coast Office2019-03-25T20:49:00+00:00

Swift Announces the Highest Throughput Single-Cell Methyl-Seq Library Preparation Method

2019-03-25T20:50:28+00:00

Study published in Science magazine demonstrates how epigenetic markers can identify cell subtypes and regulatory elements that drive cellular diversity

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – August 10, 2017) Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for next-generation sequencing (NGS), today announced the launch of a new single-cell methylation sequencing method based on its Accel-NGS® Adaptase™ technology, an efficient and robust NGS-prep solution for whole-genome bisulfite sequencing at single-cell resolution. This new method enables […]

Swift Announces the Highest Throughput Single-Cell Methyl-Seq Library Preparation Method2019-03-25T20:50:28+00:00

Swift Biosciences Announces New Industry-Leading Indexed Adapters for Sequencing Larger Numbers of Samples in a Single Run

2019-03-25T20:51:33+00:00

Revolutionary technology will accelerate utility of gene mapping, biomarker discovery, tumor profiling, and liquid biopsy analysis. Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for genomic sequencing, today announced the launch of Accel-NGS® 2S Indexed Adapters, a new portfolio of indices that significantly improves multiplexed next-generation

Swift Biosciences Announces New Industry-Leading Indexed Adapters for Sequencing Larger Numbers of Samples in a Single Run2019-03-25T20:51:33+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Next Phase of Company Growth and Expansion

2019-03-25T20:52:21+00:00

Company completes Series D funding and adds two new directors to board. Swift Biosciences, a leading provider of innovative library prep solutions for genomic sequencing, today announced the completion of a Series D funding raise of $12.2 million. The company also announced the addition of two new directors to its board, positioning the company for accelerated growth. The Series D round was led by Arboretum Ventures

Swift Biosciences Launches Next Phase of Company Growth and Expansion2019-03-25T20:52:21+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches New Assay for Faster, More Efficient Routine Screening of the CFTR Gene

2019-03-25T20:54:26+00:00

Accel-Amplicon™ CFTR Panel presented at the 2017 American College of Medical Genetics Annual Meeting – Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-Amplicon CFTR Panel. This panel will offer research laboratories a more comprehensive, next-generation sequencing (NGS)-based approach to interrogate the coding region and select introns within the Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane Conductance Regulator (CFTR)

Swift Biosciences Launches New Assay for Faster, More Efficient Routine Screening of the CFTR Gene2019-03-25T20:54:26+00:00

Swift Biosciences Launches Novel Long-Insert Library Kit to Improve Data Quality on Pacific Biosciences® Sequencing Platforms

2019-03-25T20:55:13+00:00

Results from Mount Sinai, Washington University, and Cold Spring Harbor Laboratories to be presented at AGBT 2017 General Meeting

(ANN ARBOR, Mich. – February 14, 2017) Swift Biosciences today announced the commercial release of its Accel-NGS® XL Library Prep Kit, the fastest sequencing solution for whole genome sequencing on Pacific Biosciences (PacBio®) platforms. This library preparation kit, specially optimized for PacBio’s Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT®) sequencing technology, provides significantly longer sequencing reads with a simple, single-tube […]

Swift Biosciences Launches Novel Long-Insert Library Kit to Improve Data Quality on Pacific Biosciences® Sequencing Platforms2019-03-25T20:55:13+00:00

Swift Biosciences Expands Team, Hires Vice President of Marketing

2019-03-25T20:56:12+00:00

Ann Arbor, MI, February 8, 2017 – Swift Biosciences, today announced that it has hired Candia Brown as Vice President of Global Marketing. Brown brings over 25 years of biotechnology experience including product development, product management and market development.

“Candia‘s deep expertise in the genomic tools market and associated applications coupled to her incredibly strong track record with successful product introductions will greatly benefit Swift,” stated Timothy Harkins, […]

Swift Biosciences Expands Team, Hires Vice President of Marketing2019-03-25T20:56:12+00:00
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