Illumina Introduces One-Day Genome Sequencer; New Business Groups | GenomeWeb

By Edward Winnick

SAN FRANCISCO (GenomeWeb News) – Illumina today at the JP Morgan Healthcare Conference introduced a new HiSeq platform capable of sequencing a whole human genome in a day.

The firm's announcement comes on the same day that competitor Life Technologies introduced its Ion Proton Sequencer, a new instrument designed to sequence an entire human genome in a day for $1,000.

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