By Julia Karow

This article, originally published March 9, has been updated with information from Complete Genomics' fourth-quarter earnings call.

Complete Genomics said last week that it has signed orders for more than 1,400 human genomes so far this year, including a previously announced 615-genome order from the Institute of Systems Biology but excluding an existing multi-year contract with the National Cancer Institute that may add another 1,128 genomes.

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