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Bangkok Dusit Medical Services PCL: N Health Novogene Genomics Lab—one step closer to the future

  • BDMS’s new JV genomics center

  • What is genomics and why is important?

  • What is NovogeneAIT?

Bualuang Securities
6 September 2022

Last Friday, BDMS officially opened the first genomics center in Thailand, a JV with NovogeneAIT that uses advanced DNA-sequencing technology to develop personalized treatment options. Novogene is a leading global genomics service provider and the largest DNA database operator in the world. BDMS targets genomics center revenue of Bt100m in 2023.

BDMS’s new JV genomics center

On Sep 2, BDMS officially opened its N Health Novogene Genomics Center (NNG Center), the first genomics lab in Thailand. The center is a 75:25 JV between a BDMS subsidiary, National Healthcare Systems Co Ltd and NovogeneAIT Genomics Singapore. The center will offer medical analysis and genomics treatments using DNA- and therapeutic-sequencing technology developed by Illumina (the world largest genetic technology provider).