CHICAGO (GenomeWeb) – A little more than a year after launching a genome-sequencing effort, a high-performance computing facility at a Scottish university has analyzed more than 6,000 human genomes, and has been processing more than 600 a month of late.

Eventually, the Edinburgh Parallel Computing Centre at the University of Edinburgh expects to process 8,000 to 10,000 human genomes annually, according to Director Mark Parsons.

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