[15][16] By 2018, they were expanded with offices and laboratories in Seattle and San Jose in USA,[4] and London in the UK, as well were founded BGI Asia Pacific with offices in Hong Kong, Kobe (Japan), Bangkok (Thailand), Laos, Singapore, Brisbane (Australia) and many others. [4] In October 2017, MGI Tech, a subsidiary of BGI, launched two new sequencers MGISEQ-2000 and MGISEQ-200 (later renamed as DNBSEQ-G400 and DNBSEQ-G50),[77] while a year later DNBSEQ-T7. BGI Park, No.21 Hongan 3rd Street, Yantian District, Shenzhen 518083, China . BGI | Complete Birks Group Inc. stock news by MarketWatch. [28], Up until 2015, BGI had released BGISEQ-100, based on Thermo Fisher Scientific's Ion Torrent device, and BGISEQ-1000, based on similar technology by Complete Genomics, for both of which received an approval from the CFDA for a NIFTY (Non-invasive Fetal Trisomy Test) prenatal test. doi:10.1038/sdata.2019.22, "BGI Uses New Short-Read Algorithm to Assemble Panda Genome as Proof of Concept for Human Genome | BioInform | Informatics | GenomeWeb", "BGI Retools Complete Genomics Technology for Its New High-Throughput Benchtop Sequencer", "BGI Launches New Desktop Sequencer in China, Registers Larger Version With CFDA", "BGI Launches Desktop Sequencer in China; Plans to Register Platform With CFDA", "China National GeneBank Opens With Investments From BGI, Government", "BGI Launches New Sequencer as Customers Report Data From Earlier Instruments", "BGI's MGI Tech Launches Two New NGS Platforms", "MGI Introduces Groundbreaking Ultra-High-Throughput Sequencer, MGISEQ-T7", "BGI officially enters Urumqi High-tech Zone", "China expands DNA data grab in troubled western region", "China Uses DNA to Map Faces, With Help From the West", "Chinese coronavirus test maker agreed to build a Xinjiang gene bank", "Chinese biotech giant's U.S. subsidiary returns PPP loan after Axios story", "U.S. blacklists Chinese companies tied to Xinjiang gene bank project", "Commerce Department Adds Eleven Chinese Entities Implicated in Human Rights Abuses in Xinjiang to the Entity List", "China's genetics company BGI denies human rights violations of Uighurs", "Thousands of Swedes got false positive COVID-19 result due to test kit fault", "WHO Emergency Use Listing for In vitro diagnostics (IVDs) Detecting SARS-CoV-2", "Chinese Covid-19 test kit outstrips alternatives in Dutch study", "China's BGI defends COVID-19 test kit after Swedish criticism", "China's BGI gets Australian foothold through mass coronavirus test delivery", "Illumina Nears Win In Bid To Block BGI's DNA Product Sales", "BGI Sues Illumina for Antitrust Violation, Claims Firm Obtained Sequencing Patents Through Fraud", "China gene firm providing worldwide COVID tests worked with Chinese military", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=BGI_Group&oldid=1004333786, Biotechnology companies established in 1999, Genetics or genomics research institutions, Articles with a promotional tone from February 2020, Articles containing potentially dated statements from 2010, All articles containing potentially dated statements, Beijing articles missing geocoordinate data, Wikipedia articles with SUDOC identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, DNBseq™ Platform (next-generation sequencing platform), The NIFTY® Test (a non-invasive prenatal test), Sequenced the first ancient human's genome from the roughly 4,000-year-old permafrost-preserved hair of an extinct. BGI Genomics, its main channel for commercialization, is a leading gene sequencing provider in China and went public in 2017. [7][10], In 2010 BGI Shenzhen was certified as meeting the requirements of ISO9001:2008 standard for the design and provision of high-throughput sequencing services,[11] The same year BGI bought 128 Illumina HiSeq 2000 gene-sequencing machines,[4][7] which was backed by US$1.5 billion in "collaborative funds" over the next 10 years from the China Development Bank. A 2018 study by the PLA lab said: "High altitude disease is the main reason for reduced combat effectiveness and health damage to soldiers at high altitudes and influences the results of war." This week another report from 60 Minutes revealed that the Chinese firm offered to build COVID-19 labs in at least six American states. [60], In 2009 BGI-Shenzhen announced the launch of three genome projects that focus on animals living in extreme environments. But intelligence officials in the US issued warnings not to share health data with BGI. [4] It also sequences genomes of other animals, plants and microorganisms.[5]. BGI Group, based in Shenzhen, has grown quickly by selling genetic sequencing services to universities and health systems around the world and amassing a large DNA databank. [19] Since 2012, it has started to commercialize its services, having investments from China Life Insurance Company, Citic's Goldstone Investment, Jack Ma's Yunfeng Capital, and SoftBank China Capital. Plummeting COVID Cases Baffle Experts as Role of Vaccination Is Minimal, Who is Reverend David Fulton? "BGI Group, the world’s largest genomics company, has worked with China’s military on research that ranges from mass testing for respiratory pathogens to brain science, a Reuters review of research, patent filings and other documents has found. Chinese company BGI has sold genetic sequencing services to universities and healthcare systems all around the world and accumulated a large DNA databank. But can it compete in the U.S.? The analysis of the documents revealed BGI's links to the PLA that included research with the country's top military supercomputing experts. [85][86] BGI responded to the listing stating they "do not condone and would never be involved in any human-rights abuses" and stating that they were puzzled by the decision as the "subsidiary mentioned was established in November 2016 and has not carried out actual business"[87], On August 25, 2020, Reuters reported that about 3,700 people in Sweden were told in error that they had the coronavirus due to a fault in a COVID-19 testing kit from BGI Genomics. [50][51] The first genome data was published in October 2007. BGI Group, the world’s biggest DNA-sequencing company, is considering an initial public offering of its equipment unit on Shanghai’s … Wang Jian, Yu Jun, Yang Huanming and Liu Siqi created BGI in September 1999,[5] in Beijing, China as a non-governmental independent research institute in order to participate in the Human Genome Project as China's representative. Sergey Maximishin Dies Suddenly, Raising Questions, Will Confront Beijing on All Fronts: Biden Says China is Principal Foe. Nebraska Priest Draws Flak for Performing Exorcism Inside Capitol. [5][12][13] By the end of the year, they reportedly had a budget of $30 million. In 2002, BGI sequenced the rice genome, which was a cover story in the journal Science. Sequencing their genomes could elucidate the mechanism of that transfer. It is done in collaboration with many institutes, universities and enterprises, including Biotechnology Research Institute of the Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences and the Tianjin Institute of Industrial Biotechnology of Chinese Academy of Sciences. It created China… Yu Jun left BGI at this time purportedly selling his stake to the other 3 founders for a nominal sum. [53], The project was started on 1 August 2009, with the mission to sequence 10,000 microbes within 3 years. [46], Started in 2007 and named after two Emperors believed to have founded China's dominant ethnic group,[49] BGI planned in this project, to sequence at least 100 Chinese individuals to produce a high-resolution map of Chinese genetic polymorphisms. Fact-Check: Did Trump Illegally Use the President's Seal on Letter Resigning from SAG-AFTRA? Founded in 1999, BGI Group combines academic research and commercial development of the life sciences. [72][73] In October 2015, BGI launched BGISEQ-500,[74] a larger desktop sequencing system, which received an approved registration as a medical device a year later by the CFDA. The Chinese company, the BGI Group, made the same offer to at least five other states, including New York and California, 60 Minutes has learned. It created China… SYDNEY: BGI Group, the world's largest genomics company, has worked with China's military on research that ranges from mass testing for respiratory pathogens to brain science, a Reuters review of research, patent filings and other documents has found. According to Bill Evanina, America’s top counterintelligence officer, Chinese military is trying to collect DNA samples from … [52] An anonymous Chinese billionaire donated $10 million RMB (about US$1.4 million) to the project and his genome was sequenced at the beginning of the project. Reuters reported that in terms of the US suspicion, the reviewed documents are neither contradictory nor supportive. It also revealed how the Asian county has moved to integrate the private technology firms into military-related research under the leadership of Xi Jinping. [53], A project called the Cognitive Genomics project focused on the research of the genetic basis of intelligence was announced in August 2012. The Chinese corporation contacted Democrat Jay Inslee, the governor of Washington, as well as New York, California, and other states, offering to build COVID-19 testing labs, according to 60 Minutes. [91], In 2019, competitor Illumina, Inc. filed multiple patent infringement lawsuits against BGI. Since the project ended BGI has no more affiliation with them.". Population genomics is the analysis of polymorphic DNA, which is essential to understand how the patterns of genetic variation in organisms have been shaped by different evolutionary forces, such as mutation, natural selection, genetic drift, population structure, and population size change. The review, of more than 40 publicly available documents and research papers in Chinese and … [46], An international project launched in 2002 and declared complete in 2009. It was blacklisted because the US considers NUDT as a national threat due to the Tianhe-2 supercomputer, which is one of the world's most powerful computers and is used to simulate nuclear explosions. [7][8] After the project was completed, funding dried up, after which BGI moved to Hangzhou in exchange for funding from the Hangzhou Municipal Government. Statement Regarding Misleading Media Reports about BGI; 11/17/2020. National University of Defence Technology. BGI's Wang was involved in another study from 2017 that was published in collaboration with a PLA research center in Xinjiang. [54] It was done on 2,200 samples mostly from the United States,[46] out of which 1,600 were of individuals who participated in the Study of Mathematically Precocious Youth and reportedly have IQs over 160, collected by American psychologist and geneticist Robert Plomin. [5] In 2008, BGI-Shenzhen was officially recognized as a non-profit organization by the Shenzhen government. [24] That year it bought Complete Genomics of Mountain View, California, a major supplier of DNA sequencing technology, for US$118 million. The Group consists of divisions including BGI Genomics, which focuses on diagnostic tests and services, and MGI, which develops and manufactures advanced equipment such as sequencers, lab automation robots, and imaging. [66] The liger and tigon projects were never carried out, but results were reported in 2013 for the genomes of the Amur tiger, the white Bengal tiger, African lion, white African lion and snow leopard. [6] The Shenzhen company says the low cost will be possible with an "extreme" DNA sequencing system it plans to offer that is capable of decoding the genomes of 100,000 people a year. According to Elsa Kania, who is an adjunct senior fellow at the Center for a New American Security think tank, the Chinese military has pushed research on brain science, the creation of artificial DNA and gene editing that could have an application in the future bioweapons. Chen is listed as an inventor on the patent documents. Clinical Lab Partnership Program Provides Ready Supplies and Reliable Support for COVID-19 Testing In 2010, BGI received a $1.5 billion loan from the state-run China Development Bank, some of which it used to buy 128 sequencing machines from an American firm, San Diego-based Illumina Inc. But according to a newly published report, it was found that the Shenzhen-based firm has deep ties to the People's Liberation Army (PLA) and that became a concern of the US intelligence officials. [95], Three Extreme-Environment Animal Genomes Project, Allegations of genetic surveillance in Xinjiang, Allegations of faulty COVID-19 testing kit, Learn how and when to remove this template message, James D. 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[33], SOAPdenovo is part of "Short Oligonucleotide Analysis Package" (SOAP), a suite of tools developed by BGI for de novo assembly of human-sized genomes, alignment, SNP detection, resequencing, indel finding, and structural variation analysis. [76] In 2017, BGI began offering WGS for $600. [46], An international projected jointly initiated with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia in 2011. Between 2001 and 2013, the BGI featured in around 250 papers published in first-class academic journals. [5] BGI did the genome sequencing for the deadly 2011 Germany E. coli O104:H4 outbreak in three days and released it under an open license. It reportedly received more than 500 orders for the system and run over 112,000 tests until late 2016. Built for the Illumina sequencers' short reads, SOAPdenovo has been used to assemble multiple human genomes[29][30][31] (identifying an eight kilobase insertion not detected by mapping to the human reference genome[71]) and animals, like the giant panda. Chinese genome sequencing company BGI Group, which was previously known as the Beijing Genomics Institute, has sold millions of COVID-19 test kits outside mainland China, … BGI, currently known as the BGI Group, formerly known as the Beijing Genomics Institute, is a Chinese genome sequencing company, headquartered in Shenzhen, Guangdong, China. [1][27] In 2018, the BGI was reportedly 85.3% owned by Wang Jian, and the group owns 42.4% of its main unit BGI Genomics. Denmark Sets Example, Developing Digital Passports for Easy Traveling during Pandemic Times, Women Protesting For Alexei Navalny Being Made to Strip, Sexually Harassed by Russian Police -- Report, French Police Raid 81-Person Booze-Fueled Orgy for Violating COVID-19 Curfew. As COVID rates and the need for tests were spiking, BGI Group, the world's largest biotech firm - a global giant based in China - approached the state of Washington with an enticing offer. This, along with other COVID testing offers by BGI, so worried Bill Evanina, then the country’s top counterintelligence officer, that he … In 2003 BGI decoded the SARS virus genome and created a kit for detection of the virus. [88] Despite being the 5th test to be given WHO Emergency Use Listing,[89] and getting top marks in sensitivity tests in a Dutch study independently validating commercially available tests. [46], An international project launched in 2008. They also "co-developed a clinical whole exome diagnostic test offered through CHOP pathology since 2012". They provided 10% of the workload. BGI, China’s leading genetics company, enlisted a foundation tied to a former U.S. president and used a company linked to the United Arab Emirates’ top spy to promote its efforts. The final results were published in Nature in 2019. Since China has the world's longest highland border, the purpose of such studies can be understood. [46] With it were discovered genes and mutations associated with rare diseases, which was reported in more than 20 scientific publications. [72] In November 2016, BGI launched BGISEQ-50, a miniature version of desktop sequencer. [17][18], In 2011 BGI reported it employed 4,000 scientists and technicians,[2] and had a $192 million in revenue. BGI Group, based in Shenzhen, has grown quickly by selling genetic sequencing services to universities and health systems around the world and amassing a large DNA databank. Reuters also revealed that four BGI researchers have been found to be affiliated with another military organization in China, the National University of Defence Technology (NUDT), which is on the US blacklist. BGI Group statement regarding subsidiaries being included on the US Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) "Chinese entity list" We are puzzled by and greatly regret the decision of the Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) under the U.S. Department of Commerce to include two BGI Group entities on the list of Chinese entities facing sanctions. It includes sequencing industrial, agricultural, medical microorganism and many others. They again collaborated in 2017 when CHOP's Children's Brain Tumor Tissue Consortium was joined by BGI's China National GeneBank. [65] The project aim was to significantly advance conservation research and was auspiciously announced for the Chinese year of the Tiger. [20] That year they also launched their own scientific journal, GigaScience,[21] partnering with BioMed Central to publish data-heavy life science papers. In 2015, a patent was granted to BGI and the PLA's academy for a low-cost test kit to detect respiratory pathogens, including SARS and other viruses from the Coronavirus family. She added that the world's largest biotech firm's deep ties with the Chinese military was a "reasonable concern to raise" for US officials. Chinese genome sequencing company BGI Group, which was previously known as the Beijing Genomics Institute, has sold millions of COVID-19 test kits outside mainland China, including the US, Europe and Australia. It was announced at the time that BGI would also sequence the genomes and epigenomes of a liger and tigon. [9] In 2008, BGI published the first human genome of an Asian individual. They are reportedly being involved as a sequencing institution in China's US$9.2-billion research project for medical care which will last for 15 years. "BGI strongly rejects any accusations about links with the PLA, particularly in relation to our COVID-19 test kits," it added. SYDNEY: BGI Group, the world's largest genomics company, has worked with China's military on research that ranges from mass testing for respiratory pathogens to. [14] In 2010, BGI Americas was established with its main office in Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, and BGI Europe was established in Copenhagen, Denmark. BGI Group, the world’s largest genomics company, has worked with China’s military on research that ranges from mass testing for respiratory pathogens to brain science, a Reuters review of research, patent filings and other documents has found.. But BGI said Chen had no connection to the academy since 2012. EXPOSED: BGI Group Providing Worldwide COVID-19 Tests A Front For Chinese Military January 30, 2021 BGI Group, the world’s largest genomics company which provided COVID-19 tests worldwide including India, has been exposed as a front for the Chinese military. The Reuters report pointed out a research paper which was authored by BGI founders Yang Huanming and Wang Jian in collaboration with PLA's Key Laboratory of High-Altitude Medicine and the Third Military Medical University. [50][51], An international project to establish a detailed catalogue of human genetic variation launched in 2008 and declared complete in 2015. BGI Group, cea mai mare companie de genomică din lume, a colaborat cu armata chineză în proiecte de cercetare care au mers de la testare în masă pentru patogeni la neurooştinţe, potrivit unei investigaţii Reuters care a examinat documente publice şi aplicaţii pentru patente. Reuters reviewed over 40 publicly available documents, as well as research papers in Chinese and English. [92][93] In response, BGI has filed patent infringement lawsuits against Illumina alleging violations of federal antitrust and California unfair competition laws. Shenzhen Huada Gene Technology conducts business in China. China’s BGI says it can sequence a genome for just $100. BGI has worked on PLA projects seeking to make members of the ethnic Han Chinese majority less susceptible to altitude sickness, Reuters found, genetic However, in a statement, the company told Reuters that it follows international standards and Chinese laws related to open science, data sharing and genomic research. UK Minister Says There Are 4,000 Virus Variants Causing Covid-19; Is the World Ready? The Company provides bioinformatics testing, genetic testing, agricultural genomics researching, proteomics researching, and other services. But when Reuters asked BGI regarding such research programs it said the collaboration with PLA and the Third Military Medical University was for "academic purposes only". Since the two reciprocal hybrids have different phenotypes, despite being genetically identical, it was expected that the epigenome might reveal the basis of such differences. 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