opinions on auto sequencers

Iain igold at pasteur.fr
Thu Jun 27 10:51:01 EST 1996

Jennifer Cassady wrote
>The ALF was not able to compare with either the ABI or Licor in terms 
>of length of read or ease of use.

I would agree with this. We purchased an ALF express sequencer from
Pharmacia earlier this year and have a very bad experience with it -
chemistry problems and frequent problems with the hardware and
software. The after sales service from Pharmacia was almost non

Most members of our unit have reverted to manual sequencing. 

Iain G. Old

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