By Monica Heger

BGI's 180 sequencers are churning out around 5 terabases of data per day on projects as diverse as cancer sequencing, exome sequencing of Mendelian disease, and whole-genome sequencing and de novo assembly of model plant and animal organisms, Joyce Peng, marketing director of BGI Americas reported at Cambridge Healthtech Institute's X-Gen Congress meeting in San Diego last week.

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