Major Next-Gen Sequencing Vendors Discuss Technical Updates, Upgrades at Conference | GenomeWeb
Three vendors of next-generation sequencers provided updates on technical improvements and new applications for their platforms at last week’s Genomes, Medicine, and the Environment Conference in San Diego.
Roche’s 454
454’s Michael Egholm, vice president of research and development, predicted that with the currently available Genome Sequencer FLX, scientists will soon start sequencing and assembling genomes of eukaryotes like fruit, vegetables, and insects.

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