Ion Torrent Systems Presents $50,000 Electronic Sequencer at AGBT | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

This article, originally published Feb. 27, has been updated from an earlier version to include additional information and comments.

MARCO ISLAND, Fla. — Ion Torrent Systems unveiled an electronic sequencer last week that reads DNA on a semiconductor chip by measuring the release of hydrogen ions as nucleotides get incorporated by DNA polymerase.

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