In Sequence Survey: Illumina Holds Two-Thirds of Sequencing Market, Splits Desktop Share with Ion PGM | GenomeWeb

Illumina currently holds around 66 percent of the total sequencing market, but the company's share of the desktop market is split evenly with Life Technologies' Ion Torrent PGM, according to a recent survey of 150 In Sequence readers.

The survey, conducted in collaboration with investment firm Mizuho Securities, found that Illumina's HiSeq 2000, GA IIx, and MiSeq claim a total of 66 percent of the sequencing market — 42 percent, 10 percent, and 11 percent, respectively.

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