How Does a Single HiSeq X Compares With HiSeq 2500?




Illumina launched its most powerful sequencing system, HiSeq X Ten at today’s JPM 2014. Illumina HiSeq X  Ten is a set of 10 HiSeq X machines that will Illumina will sell together for population based sequencing projects.  With HiSeq X Ten Illumina breaks the $1000 genome barrier for the first time. A single HiSeq X […]

How Does NextSeq 500 Compare With MiSeq and HiSeq?




Illumina’s New year Bonanza came on time this year at JPM 2014. Announcing two new highthroughput sequencing systems NextSeq 500 and HiSeq X Ten, Illumina did not disappoint many. Illumina’s NextSeq 500 is the first desktop highthroughput sequencing system, that can perform Whole-Genome Sequencing, Exome Sequencing and RNA-Seq. NextSeq 500 can run sequencing experiments in […]

Illumina Launches RapidTrack Whole Genome Sequencing Service with 14 Days Turn Around




Illumina announced that it will be offering RapidTrack Whole Genome Sequencing Service using its HiSeq 2500 sequencers. Illumina claims that the FastTrack Sequencing Services that delivers a whole human genome in less than two weeks is the fastest turnaround time of any whole human genome sequencing service available today. Illumina’s RapidTrack WGS service is powered by […]

Illumina Launches A New Faster Sequencer HiSeq 2500




With one eye on putting genome sequencers to clinical use and another eye on its competitor life technologies’ Ion Proton I, Illumina launched a new version of its sequencer HISeq 2500. HiSeq® 2500 is Illumina’s next-generation sequencing system that that can allow researchers sequence an entire genome in approximately 24 hours, “Genome in a Day”. […]