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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Apr
27
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SeraCare

This webinar is the third in a four-part series highlighting real-world examples of how some lab directors are bringing validated next-generation sequencing-based tests to the clinic.

May
09
Sponsored by
SeraCare

This webinar is the last in a four-part series highlighting real-world examples of how some lab directors are bringing validated next-generation sequencing-based tests to the clinic.