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Genome results in just 2 days

October 7, 2012

Doctors at Children’s Mercy Hospital, Kansas City can now receive the results of a full genome analysis within two days of providing the blood sample. Dr Stephen Kingmore at the hospital’s Centre for Pediatric Genomic Medicine said “It is now feasible to decode an entire genome and provide interim results back to the physician in two days. We think this is going to transform the world of neonataology“. Check out the BBC News report here.


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