• Reaching a Genomics Milestone - The First Complete Human Genome

    10 days ago - By Pacific Biosciences

    It's a moment three decades in the making: the first complete human genome assembly is here!
    Reading this you will no doubt feel some sense of déjà vu. After all, the human genome reference was pronounced “done” in 2000, 2001, and again in 2003. But any scientist who has used the reference since then knows that there has never been a single fully sequenced human genome. Until now.
    HiFi Sequencing Enables the First Complete Sequence of a Human Genome
    The Telomere-to-Telomere Consortium, a large team of scientists from the National Human Genome Research Institute and dozens of other...
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