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Fully characterize genetic variation within and between species

Whole genome sequencing reveals the complete DNA makeup of an organism, providing the most detailed resolution of genetic and epigenetic variations. With today’s technology, the process of sequencing genomes involves breaking the genome into smaller fragments, and then piecing them back together during analysis using de novo assembly methods or by mapping the reads to a pre-existing reference. Just like assembling a jigsaw puzzle, the larger the pieces, the easier it is to put them back together.

Bring the “W” back to whole genome sequencing

Single Molecule, Real-Time (SMRT) Sequencing delivers long read lengths with the highest consensus accuracy and uniform coverage, allowing you to go beyond fragmented draft genomes and generate the most comprehensive de novo assemblies. True whole genome sequencing with the PacBio Systems provides complete and accurate views of all types of genomic variation, revealing SNPs/SNVs, structural variants, mobile elements, haplotypes, epigenetics, and variants in low-complexity regions.

 

PacBio offers comprehensive solutions and advanced applications for whole genome sequencing

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