Products to support speed and simplicity for everyday genomics

Featured products and software solutions for the NextSeq 550 System

NextSeq Products and Services

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

Bring the power of a high-throughput sequencing system to the benchtop. Flexible configurations support a range of applications from whole-genome sequencing and large targeted resequencing panels to gene expression profiling and other counting applications.

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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.

TruSeq DNA Nano
TruSeq DNA Nano

Generate whole-genome sequencing libraries and efficiently interrogate samples with limited available DNA.

TruSeq DNA Exome
TruSeq DNA Exome

This kit provides a low-cost exome sequencing solution that delivers exceptional target coverage over a broad range of read depths.

TruSeq RNA Exome
TruSeq RNA Exome

Provides a reproducible, economical solution for sequencing RNA from FFPE tissues and other low-quality samples. Accuracy from as little as 10 ng total RNA.

Nextera XT DNA Library Preparation Kit
Nextera XT DNA Library Preparation Kit

Prepare sequencing libraries for small genomes, PCR amplicons, plasmids, or cDNA in as little as 90 minutes, with a low DNA input requirement.


Automating sequencing library preparation improves consistency, reduces hands-on time, and enables higher throughput. Access Illumina-qualified methods for automated library prep available through our partnerships with leading vendors.

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High-Throughput Library Prep Automation
BaseSpace Prep
BaseSpace Prep

Easy sequencing sample and run management on the NextSeq Series of Sequencing Systems using the Prep feature in BaseSpace Sequence Hub.

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DesignStudio Custom Assay Design Tool

DesignStudio is a web-based assay design tool to help researchers design and order custom sequencing probes, or create custom genotyping array assays.

BlueFuse Multi Software

BlueFuse software provides molecular cytogenetic and in vitro fertilization (IVF) data analysis in a single framework.

BaseSpace Sequence Hub

Simplify your bioinformatics with an economical and powerful computing environment to manage, analyze, and share data.

BaseSpace Cohort Analyzer

BaseSpace Cohort Analyzer allows you to integrate and analyze subject and genomic data together using innovative visualization and analysis tools.

BaseSpace Correlation Engine

BaseSpace Correlation Engine mines over 20,000 genomic studies to get data-driven answers for genes, experiments, drugs and phenotypes for your research.

BaseSpace Variant Interpreter

BaseSpace Variant Interpreter enables genetic labs to rapidly identify biologically significant variants from human genomic data.


Comprehensive Scientific Support

Illumina services and support begins when the NextSeq Series is delivered. Illumina scientists and engineers assist with NGS system installation and setup and train laboratory personnel. In addition to onsite support, training courses are available to bring laboratory personnel quickly up to speed.

Illumina scientists are available 24/7 globally to answer questions every step of the way, enabling researchers to focus on making the next breakthrough discovery.


Illumina Product Support Services

In addition to the 1-year basic service warranty included with system purchase, Illumina offers maintenance, repair, and qualification solutions.

Illumina University Training

Get high-quality results on Illumina technology even faster with instructor-led or hands-on courses and web-based training options.

Illumina Consulting Services

Bring an experienced Illumina team to your lab to jump-start successful sequencing workflow implementation.

Instrument Installation and Operational Qualification Services

Verify instrument installation and operation and obtain an audit-ready report to help meet regulatory requirements.

Performance Qualification Services

Verify instrument performance and obtain an audit-ready report to help meet regulatory requirements.

Operational Qualification Services

Verify instrument operation and obtain an audit-ready report to help meet regulatory requirements.