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12/20/2011OpGen Strengthens Management Team to Accelerate Commercialization Strategy
Media Contant: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085OpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (240) 813-1279 Contact:Gaithersburg, Md.—December 20, 2011— OpGen, Inc., a whole-genome analysis company developing and commercializing a complete suite of break-through products and services based on its proprietary Whole Genome Mapping technology, announced today the appointment of Vadim Sapiro as chief information officer. In addition, the company announced the promo... 
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10/13/2011OpGen Announces Launch of Genome-Builder, a Breakthrough Advance for Sequence Assembly and Structure Variation Analysis in Large Genomes
Supporting Data Presented at ASHG Annual Meeting Highlights New Argus Whole Genome Mapping Software Module and Faster, More Accurate Project Completion CapabilitiesMedia Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085 dan@purecommunicationsinc.com OpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (240) 813-1279 ASHG Booth #1019Gaithersburg, Md.—October 13, 2011— OpGen, Inc. announced today the launch of Genome-Builder, a high performance software module that provides... 
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10/11/2011OpGen’s Whole Genome Mapping Technology Provides Critical Genomic Information for Malaria Research
New Genetic Variation Discovered in Multi-drug Resistant Plasmodium falciparum Malaria StrainMedia Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085 dan@purecommunicationsinc.com OpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (240) 813-1279GAITHERSBURG, MD, October 11, 2011 – The Walter Reed Army Institute of Research (WRAIR) and OpGen, Inc. today announced publication of findings by the WRAIR that indicate a breakthrough in malaria research (Malaria Journal www.mala... 
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08/18/2011Frost & Sullivan New Product Innovation Award Recognizes OpGen’s Argus® Whole Genome Mapping System
Media Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085 dan@purecommunicationsinc.comOpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (240) 813-1279GAITHERSBURG, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–OpGen, Inc., a provider of innovative whole genome DNA analysis solutions, announced today the company was chosen to receive the Frost & Sullivan 2011 Best Practice Award for New Product Innovation. The annual Frost & Sullivan awards spotlight “best-in-class” companies based on excelle... 
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06/13/2011Optical Mapping First to Definitively Determine Deadly E. coli Strains in German Outbreak Are From a Single Source and Related to Earlier Outbreaks - See more at: http://opgen.com/news/press-releases#sthash.IZ7mrxlV.dpuf
Whole Genome Analysis Adds Crucial Information to Better Understand and Manage the Ongoing E. Coli Outbreak in GermanyMedia Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085 dan@purecommunicationsinc.comOpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (240) 813-1279GAITHERSBURG, MD, June 13, 2011 — OpGen, Inc. today announced successful completion of whole genome maps of the German outbreak E. coli isolates, performed in cooperation with the University Hospital Münst... 
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05/23/2011The University of Maryland Institute for Genome Sciences (IGS) and OpGen, Inc Announce Collaboration to Develop Microbial Sequence Database
Media Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085OpGen Contact: Judy Macemon VP Marketing, OpGen, Inc. (858) 472-1474 ASM Booth #237Gaithersburg, Md.—May 23, 2011— Today, at the American Society for Microbiology (ASM) Annual Meeting researchers at The University of Maryland Institute for Genome Sciences (IGS) and OpGen, Inc., a whole genome DNA analysis company, announced that they will collaborate to develop a database of high quality, finished, annotated microbial seq... 
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02/08/2011OpGen Announces Argus® Optical Mapping System Purchase by BGI
Media Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085Gaithersburg, Md.—February 8, 2011—OpGen, Inc., a genomics and DNA analysis company and exclusive provider of optical mapping technology, today announced that BGI, the largest genomics organization in the world, purchased an Argus™ Optical Mapping System. BGI plans on incorporating the Argus system into its current sequencing platform for microbial genome sequence finishing and sequence validation.“We are very encouraged by th... 
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01/06/2011OpGen Announces Argus® Optical Mapping System Purchase by Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute - See more at: http://opgen.com/news/press-releases#sthash.IZ7mrxlV.dpuf
Media Contact: Dan Budwick Pure Communications, Inc. (973) 271-6085Gaithersburg, Md.—January 6, 2011—OpGen, Inc. a commercial phase genomics and DNA analysis company, today announced that the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute has purchased an Argus™ Optical Mapping System in order to reduce the time and cost of whole genome sequence assembly.The Mapping and Archive Sequencing Division at the Sanger Institute plans to begin Optical Mapping of bacteria and parasites in January 2011. “Traditional ... 
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