Comparing Next-Gen Sequence Data from Ion torrent, Pacific Biosciences and Illumina MiSeq Sequencers




Although there is no doubt, Illumina is the leader in the next-gen sequencing industry, the Next-gen sequencing space is buzzing with competitions. Each major player in the Next-gen sequencing industry is coming up updates that improve upon its previous version. The interesting and the hard to answer question what is the best sequencer for a […]






Performance comparison of benchtop high-throughput sequencing platforms.




Performance comparison of benchtop high-throughput sequencing platforms. Nicholas J Loman, Raju V Misra, Timothy J Dallman, Chrystala Constantinidou, Saheer E Gharbia, John Wain & Mark J Pallen, Nature Biotechnology, 2012 May;30(5):434-9. Three benchtop high-throughput sequencing instruments are now available. The 454 GS Junior (Roche), MiSeq (Illumina) and Ion Torrent PGM (Life Technologies) are laser-printer sized […]