ABI Says SOLiD 3 Run Yielded 50 Gb Human Sequence Data As Part of Disease Study with Baylor's HGSC | GenomeWeb

Applied Biosystems said today that company researchers have generated 50 gigabases of human genome sequence data, or 17-fold average coverage of the genome, in a single run on the SOLiD 3 sequencer.

The mate-pair data was generated as part of a research project with Baylor College of Medicine's Human Genome Sequencing Center, which provided the sample, taken from an individual with an unspecified genetic disorder.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

In PLOS this week: genetic study of breast cancer in Egyptian families, mutations linked to cleft lip and palate, and more.

Council Bluffs, Iowa, schools are encouraging more girls to pursue STEM courses, according to the Associated Press.

Because of new open-access requirements, Gates Foundation-funded researchers can't publish in some top journals, Nature News reports.

In Science this week: deletion of one microRNA allows pluripotent stem cells to form embryonic and non-embryonic lineages, and more.