next generation sequencing


A Look at the Technology Used in Next Generation Sequencing

The newest sequencing machines are revolutionizing the way we study disease. Next-generation sequencing technologies, like the Illumina HiSeq X Ten and Pacific Biosciences SMRT technology, can sequence DNA (or RNA) at rates 10 to 100 times faster and more cheaply than conventional methods.   Researchers can now pivot from studying a single gene to analyzing… is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to Additionally, participates in various other affiliate programs, and we sometimes get a commission through purchases made through our links.