HiSeq X resources to further your research

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Whole-genome sequencing overcomes pseudogene homology to diagnose autosomal dominant polycystic kidney disease.

Eur J Hum Genet 6  2016

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Deep sequencing of 10,000 human genomes.

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 113 11901-11906 2016

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HiSeq X System Guide

Instructions for using the HiSeq X sequencing system.

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Lab Setup and Site Prep Guide

Provides important information about setting up a lab for the HiSeq X Ten and HiSeq X Five systems.

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Sequencing Online Training

Online Illumina sequencing courses are free, interactive, and available any time.

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Personalized Training Workflow Selection Tool

This tool will help you determine the best hands-on sequencing training for your needs based on your area of interest, application, library preparation kit, and platform.

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Sequencing Coverage

Sequencing coverage describes the average number of NGS reads that align to known reference bases. Coverage requirements vary by application.

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Quality Scores

Additional information about sequencing quality scores, how they are calculated, and the relationship between quality score and base call accuracy.

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HiSeq X Support Documentation

Protocol guide, experienced user cards, lab tracking forms, controls training guide, safety guide, user guide, and tech notes.

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Sequencing Troubleshooting Tips

These short videos provide expert tips for common sequencing issues such as overclustering and inconsistent quantitation.

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Custom Protocol Selector

The Custom Protocol Selector enables you to generate your own customized documentation, specifically tailored to your experiment.

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Our Lives in Data Exhibit at the London Science Museum
Our Lives in Data Exhibit at the London Science Museum

The Illumina HiSeq X instrument will be on display as an example of how sequencing technology is playing a crucial part in helping amass the data in the 100,000 Genomes Project that will allow scientists to do pioneering research.

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Exploring the Forgotten Genome of Cancer Research

A Garvan Institute sarcoma study identifies rare cancer-associated variants in the germline with the HiSeq 2500 System.

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Unmasking Autoimmune Diseases Using Genomics

Researchers are performing WGS and WES to identify variants associated with lupus and other autoimmune disorders.

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Patterned Flow Cell Technology
Patterned Flow Cell Technology

Learn how patterned flow cells increase sequencing data output and throughput.

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Illumina High Throughput Sequencing Portfolio Video
Illumina High Throughput Sequencing Portfolio Video

Increase your throughput and coverage depth with the increased capacity of the HiSeq 3000 and HiSeq 4000 Systems.

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Genomes for Medicine
Genomes for Medicine

Learn about the value and clinical utility of whole-genome sequencing in healthcare.

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Next Generation Plant and Animal Breeding
Next Generation Plant and Animal Breeding

Hear how whole-genome sequencing is impacting plant and animal breeding, to improve yields and keep costs down.

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Exomes to Whole Genomes for Cancer Research
Exomes to Whole Genomes for Cancer Research

Hear about challenges and successes transitioning from exome to whole-genome sequencing for oncology research.

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