Clinical Applications of Next-Gen Sequencing Debut at AGBT | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

Next-gen sequencing for clinical applications and medical research were big themes at this year's Advances in Genome Biology and Technology meeting in Marco Island, Fla., reflecting the technology's continued move into medicine over the last year.

Three conference sessions had a medical theme this year, focusing on the clinical translation of genomics, medical sequencing and genetic variation, and cancer and transcriptomes.

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