Sequencing the Microbiome
Infographic Nov 27, 2019
The first mentions of “microbiomes” in literature came around 1988, but we have only recently started to really explore and understand microbiomes in large numbers. This has coincided with improvements in sequencing technology, throughput and availability.
Download this infographic to discover:
- What the microbiome is
- Why it's important
- How we can learn more from harnessing the power of sequencing
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