In this video Alisa Jackson discusses some of the latest innovations from Beckman Coulter for sample preparation for next generation sequencing. Hear about the new SPRIselect kit for more consistent size selection and the new AMPure XP automated application for highly efficient DNA purification. Alisa discusses how the kits can be automated on the new Biomek 4000 workstation. Alisa also reveals how Beckman Coulter has expanded its portfolio of automated methods for library construction to include popular kits from other manufacturers, thereby giving users more flexibility. Interview filmed by SelectScience at AACR 2013.