New Optical Sequencing Method Promises Positional Information for Short Reads on Illumina Platform | GenomeWeb

By Julia Karow

This article has been updated with additional information about optical sequencing technologies.

Researchers at the University of Washington have developed a method to generate both short reads and long-range information about their position on a DNA molecule using a standard Illumina flow cell.

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