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CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – Working with genetic researchers in the US and Europe, scientists at Illumina have developed software that identifies repeat expansions in genomic data to assist in early detection of rare diseases such as Huntington's disease, amyotrophic lateral sclerosis, Friedrich's ataxia, and fragile X syndrome. Based on early results, the system, known as ExpansionHunter, has proven to be highly accurate.

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Jul
09
Sponsored by
Illumina

In this webinar, Dr. Charlie Johnson, founder of the Texas A&M AgriLife Genomics and Bioinformatics Service, will share how his team is utilizing Illumina’s DRAGEN informatics platform in its high-throughput agrigenomics research program.