GATC Biotech Plans to Sequence 100,000 Human Genomes by 2014 on PacBio RS and HiSeq 2000 | GenomeWeb

German sequencing service provider GATC Biotech said today it plans to sequence and analyze 100,000 human genomes by 2014 on the Illumina HiSeq 2000 and the Pacific Biosciences RS, which it recently announced it would purchase (IS 8/21/2010).

GATC said the genomes would be sequenced for pharmaceutical and diagnostic firms as well as for academic research.

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