In the DNA Depths

IEEE Spectrum's Eliza Strickland gets her exome sequenced.

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52 of us mostly ordinary

52 of us mostly ordinary people had our whole genomes sequenced last October as the first cohort in Illumina's "Understanding your genome" program The group included genomics researchers, genetic counselors, medical practitioners, and, yes, a nobel laureate. Information about the event and future meetings is at

GenomeWeb reported that the event would take place, but did not report about the event.

Jeanne Loring
San Diego