Complete Genomics to Contribute 500 Human Genomes to 1000 Genomes Project | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

Complete Genomics plans to sequence and contribute 500 human genomes to the 1000 Genomes Project, In Sequence has learned.

Under an agreement it signed with the project in October, the company will sequence 500 samples chosen by the project organizers at a coverage of 40x within a 12-month period. The 1000 Genomes Project will store the sequence data.

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