This article has been updated to include comment from Knome CEO Jorge Conde.
 
NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – With the personal genomics market accelerating in recent weeks after three companies launched individual genotyping services for blue-plate prices, Cambridge, Mass.-based Knome raised the stakes by offering whole-genome sequencing direct to consumers – sort of.
 

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