GENESYS

CiS is working with TGAC and Optalysys Ltd to develop and implement a revolutionary optical processing device that will perform large-scale DNA sequence searches for crucial genomic research with energy savings of over 95% per year. The new Genetic Search System (GENESYS) has been granted £0.5 million in funding from the government partner Innovate UK.

Project Objectives: http://optalysys.com/projects/genesys/

TGAC announcement: http://www.tgac.ac.uk/news/169/68/Bioscience-and-Industry-UK-collaboration-to-significantly-reduce-HPC-energy-consumption/