At AGBT, Complete Genomics Sketches Route to 1M Human Genomes; Discusses Early Customer Projects | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

Complete Genomics recently described a number of planned technical improvements to its proprietary large-scale sequencing platform that will allow it to sequence 100,000 human genomes per year on 20 sequencing instruments in a single sequencing facility. Over the next few years, the company plans to both implement these improvements and to build 10 such centers around the world, with the goal of sequencing a million human genomes within five years.

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