At CSHL Conference, Researchers Cite First Examples of Clinical Use of Whole-Genome Sequencing | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

As the cost of human whole-genome sequencing is plummeting, researchers are beginning to explore its usefulness in the clinic. Earlier this month at the Personal Genomes conference at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, several groups presented some of the first examples of how whole-genome sequencing is helping doctors select a therapy or make a diagnosis.

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