Researchers Demonstrate Feasibility of Whole-Genome Sequencing in the Clinic | GenomeWeb

Researchers at the Mayo Clinic in Scottsdale, Ariz., and at the nearby Translational Genomics Research Institute in Phoenix are moving clinicians one step closer to using whole-genome sequencing as a diagnostic tool. The team successfully sequenced tumor and normal cells from a male patient with pancreatic cancer, making him the first patient at the Mayo Clinic to undergo whole-genome sequencing.

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