The Evolution of DNA Sequencing [Infographic]
Infographic Sep 05, 2017
Over a short time-scale we have seen tremendous changes in sequencing techniques and technology.
Moving from sequencing short oligonucleotides to millions of bases, from struggling towards the deduction of the coding sequence of a single gene to rapid and widely available whole genome sequencing.
Download this infographic to learn about some of the most important steps in the rapid development of modern sequencing including;
- Key technological introductions
- Breakthroughs in sequencing methods
- Research milestones
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