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VA Technical Reference Model v 24.4

Assign Sequencing Based Typing (SBT)
Assign Sequencing Based Typing (SBT) Technology

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Technologies must be operated and maintained in accordance with Federal and Department security and privacy policies and guidelines. More information on the proper use of the TRM can be found on the TRM Proper Use Tab/Section.

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Description: Assign Sequencing Based Typing (SBT) is a Human Leukocyte Antigen (HLA) sequence analysis software. This technology allows users to import sequence data and perform base callings. Assign SBT enables sequence editing and the development of genomic HLA typing. Additionally, this technology includes functionality for generating and exporting reports that may be used to match patients and donors for bone marrow or cord blood.

The previous vendor of this technology, Olerup, now co-develops products with the new vendor, CareDx. Olerup no longer has a product page as Assign SBT is now distributed solely by CareDx. For more information, please visit the `References` tab.

This technology does not utilize a database, as all reports generated by this technology are saved to the user`s local drive as Microsoft Excel files.
Technology/Standard Usage Requirements: Users must ensure their use of this technology/standard is consistent with VA policies and standards, including, but not limited to, VA Handbooks 6102 and 6500; VA Directives 6004, 6513, and 6517; and National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) standards, including Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS). Users must ensure sensitive data is properly protected in compliance with all VA regulations. Prior to use of this technology, users should check with their supervisor, Information Security Officer (ISO), Facility Chief Information Officer (CIO), or local Office of Information and Technology (OI&T) representative to ensure that all actions are consistent with current VA policies and procedures prior to implementation.
Section 508 Information: This technology has not been assessed by the Section 508 Office. The Implementer of this technology has the responsibility to ensure the version deployed is 508-compliant. Section 508 compliance may be reviewed by the Section 508 Office and appropriate remedial action required if necessary. For additional information or assistance regarding Section 508, please contact the Section 508 Office at
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Decision Source: TRM Mgmt Group
Decision Process: One-VA TRM v22.3
Decision Date: 03/04/2022 at 19:55:37 UTC
Aliases: Olerup Assign SBT
Introduced By: TRM Request
Vendor Name: CareDx Inc.
- The information contained on this page is accurate as of the Decision Date (03/04/2022 at 19:55:37 UTC).