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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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Identifying lncRNA Biomarkers in Highly Fragmented RNA Samples

Optimizing NextSeq 500 System and TruSeq RNA Exome Kit RNA sequencing workflows for lncRNA biomarker identification.

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Deciphering the Role of Long Non-Coding RNA in Cancer

Researchers are using RNA-Seq to reveal how lncRNAs could be used to identify, measure, and treat cancer.

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NextSeq 500/550 v2.5 Kits
NextSeq 500/550 v2.5 Kits

These sequencing reagent kits offer increased stability and robustness over the v2 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.

TruSight Oncology 500
TruSight Oncology 500

Assay targeting multiple variant types, including tumor mutational burden (TMB) and microsatellite instability (MSI), even from low-quality samples.


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.