Illumina Plans Mid-Year Launch for 'Genome-in-a-Day' HiSeq 2500, MiSeq Upgrade | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

Illumina has slated a mid-year launch for a new instrument called the HiSeq 2500 that will have all the capabilities of a HiSeq 2000 as well as the option for a quicker, lower-throughput run that would enable users to sequence a "genome in a day," Omead Ostadan, Illumina's vice president of marketing, told In Sequence this week.

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