Baylor Team Explores PacBio Long Reads to Detect Pathogenic Structural Variants in Patients | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK (GenomeWeb) – Researchers at Baylor College of Medicine are exploring whether Pacific Biosciences' long sequence reads can detect genetic disease mutations that would otherwise go unnoticed.

"There are certain kinds of variants you just can't find with shorter reads," said Matthew Bainbridge, an assistant professor at Baylor's Human Genome Sequencing Center, who is involved in the project.

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