University of Groningen Working to Replace Sanger-based Tests with Targeted Sequencing | GenomeWeb

Researchers in the department of genetics at The Netherlands' University of Groningen are working to develop targeted next-generation sequencing panels to replace the Sanger sequencing that has previously been the group's standard in several disease areas.

The group described the creation and validation of its first panel, for cardiomyopathies, in a study published online ahead of print in Human Genetics this month.

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