NextSeq Series

16.25–120 Gb

output range

130–400 million

reads per run

2 x 150 bp

max read length
NextSeq Series for RNA Sequencing in Virology
NextSeq Series for RNA Sequencing in Virology

Learn how this lab is leveraging the power of Illumina next-generation sequencing for their cutting-edge work in virology.

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A Tale of Two RNA Library Prep Kits

A critical comparison between two popular TruSeq RNA Library Prep Kits reveals new information of interest to researchers conducting RNA sequencing studies.

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Looking Beyond Single-Drug Approaches to Precision Oncology Research

Researchers rely on transcriptomics to uncover multiple drug-susceptible tumorigenic pathways.

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NextSeq 500/550 v2 Kits
NextSeq 500/550 v2 Kits

These sequencing reagent kits offer a simplified workflow and improved data quality compared to the prior v1 kit version.

TruSight Tumor 170
TruSight Tumor 170

Comprehensive next-generation sequencing (NGS) assay that targets DNA and RNA variants from the same FFPE sample.

TruSeq Stranded mRNA
TruSeq Stranded mRNA

Prepare sequencing libraries from mRNA to get a clear view of the coding transcriptome with strand-specific information.


The NextSeq 500 Sequencing System has been discontinued. The NextSeq 550 System is an alternative solution that provides the increased flexibility of microarray scanning in addition to sequencing.