|RFx ID :||23050852|
|Tender Name :||Next Generation Sequencing (NGS) Kit for Human Leucocyte Antigen (HLA) Typing|
|Reference # :||NZBS 2020_9|
|Open Date :||Friday, 31 July 2020 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Close Date :||Friday, 21 August 2020 4:00 PM (Pacific/Auckland UTC+12:00)|
|Tender Type :||Request for Proposals (RFP)|
|Tender Coverage :||Sole Agency [?]|
|Exemption Reason :||None|
|Required Pre-qualifications :||None|
|Alternate Physical Delivery Address :||Level 3|
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NZBS undertakes HLA typing for compatibility testing of solid organ and stem cell transplant recipients and donors in the National Tissue Typing Laboratory located in Auckland. NZBS is seeking proposals from suitable suppliers to provide a replacement for the existing NGS typing kit which is compatible on Illumina’s MiSeq Dx platform.
The scope of this RFP includes:
• The reagents and consumables, support materials and other services necessary to meet the requirements identified in the specification for the period of the contract.
• Training of NZBS staff.
• Data management functionality required for the interfacing of the software to the NZBS Tissue Typing Database.
• A robust continuity of supply contingency plan in respect to technical problems.
• Ongoing software and NGS kit support.