Illumina’s HiSeq X Ten in the wild at Broad Institute




Almost 50 days after the launch, Broad Institute got hold of its new toy that it ordered. Niall Lennon, the Director of Tech Dev, Clinical Applications and Automation Engineering at the Broad Genomics Platform tweeted cool pictures of HiSeq X Ten. Guess what, Broad’s HiSeq X Ten got a special emblem to tell all that […]

NextGenSeek Stories To Read This Week (1/17/2014): Illumina, HiSeq X, NextSeq 500, Roadmaps




What a week for Illumina and sequencing. Illumina launched two sequencers: one for taking over the sequencing in an individual lab and the other for sequencing the world. Actually, the week started with the big news from Regeneron’s plan to sequence 100,000 individuals, But boy, that news was completely washed by Illumina-geddon. NextGenSeek stories to read […]

A First Look at Illumina HiSeq X Ten and NextSeq 500




Illumina announced two new sequencing systems, HiSeq X Ten and NextSeq 500 at the JMP 2014. Illumina’s NextSeq 500 will have sequencing throughput of 150Gb with 400 Million 2x 150bp reads. Here are the tech specs of HiSeq X Ten and NextSeq 500. Tech Specs of HiSeq X and NextSeq 500: http://t.co/piTJEFtbG5 & http://t.co/piTJEFtbG5 & […]