Our goal is to enable
the analysis of anything,
by anyone, anywhere.

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Clinical research and sequencing

“We're in the midst of a genomic revolution” Gavin Arno, University College London

Nanopore sequencing is the only technology that offers scientific researchers…

Sequencing of any DNA/RNA fragment length from short to ultra-long
Sequencing yield scalable to fit your needs, up to 14Tb
Analysis data available in real time
Simple & rapid, or automated workflows
No capital investment required

Full biology

Structural Variation
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A new generation of molecular sensing technology

Only nanopore sequencing offers portable to ultra-high throughput scalability with real-time data delivery and the ability to reveal accurate, rich biological data through the analysis of short to ultra-long fragments of native DNA or RNA.


Flow cells

Manual &
library prep

Use of the technology

The platform is used by scientific researchers to solve real-world challenges through answering questions about the biology of people, plants, animals, pathogens and environments. It is also increasingly being used in ‘applied’ settings such as healthcare and food safety.

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How is the microbial composition of this river changing? What is this species? Is it endangered? What can we understand about the biodiversity within this area?

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Pathogens & Microbiology

What is this virus / bacteria / fungus? What makes it pathogenic? Is it resistant to antimicrobial drugs? How could we use this information to prevent or treat the disease that it causes?

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Whole genome sequencing

Generate and complete microbial, human, animal, and plant genome assemblies with long nanopore sequencing reads (reads in excess of 4 Mb have been demonstrated).

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Cancer research

What are the genetic changes that are causing this cancer, and the mechanism of those changes in broader cell pathways? Can knowledge of these changes influence choices on treatment? Can new therapeutics be developed as a result of this knowledge?

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Clinical research

How can we use sequence data to personalise medicine? How can we integrate sequence data into clinical decision making? How does a person’s genome influence how they may respond to a disease or an infection?

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