Get your DNA sequenced on a budget

DNA sequencing is an extremely important tool in the fields of Genetics and Molecular BiologyThis article explains the complicated process quite well.

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The Human Genome sequence was finished in 2001. That is 3,000,000,000 bits of information were decoded and put in order – a BIG job.

Interestingly, the first human genome cost billions of dollars and required an army of scientists, but now a trio of researchers has matched that feat for the price of a mid-range luxury car. Soon you’ll be able to get your entire genome sequence at the corner store for a buck. Reminds me of a movie I once saw. Read more here.

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3 Responses to “Get your DNA sequenced on a budget”

  1. Hawkheart Says:

    So, instead of getting an Audi, Volvo, Lexus, or Land Rover, I could get this done? I’ll take the Volvo, please.

  2. Mr. Barlow Says:

    When you put it like that …. me too !!

  3. A.F Martin Says:

    amazing, how the speed of technology is…..
    can’t wait when the time comin.

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