Users of the Illumina Genome Analyzer — arguably the platform most used for human genome sequencing today — offered different cost estimates, ranging from less than $40,000 to more than $200,000 per genome.
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The partners are deciding whether to run the multiplex test on a microarray or a sequencing platform. Factors in the decision include the complexity of the test and the technical feasibility of multiplexed, targeted resequencing.