Complete Genomics said this week that it plans to start offering a human genome sequencing service for companies and academic institutes next year, charging $5,000 per genome.
 
For the last two years, the company has been developing a short-read sequencing-by-probe-ligation technology behind closed doors. It sequenced its first human genome this summer but has not made the results public.
 

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