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Cancer Genomics Research

Illumina next-generation sequencing (NGS) and microarray technologies represent the gold standard in quality worldwide—and account for ~90% of the world’s sequencing data.* Innovative, intuitive, and completely integrated, our sample-to-data solutions empower your lab to keep ahead of the curve in the rapidly evolving genomics revolution. So you’ll be better able to perform the world-class research you strive for—with the goal of uncovering new insights into the biology of cancer that can lead to meaningful advances in personalized medicine.

Our comprehensive product offerings support multiple cancer research applications, including studies of DNA, RNA, epigenetics, and more. Our range of sequencers can be scaled to meet your needs—from powerful, yet personal, desktop models to versatile, high-throughput systems. With intuitive data analysis and management capabilities and unsurpassed customer support, we can deliver the answers you seek—quickly, accurately, and cost-effectively.

Targeted Power for Cancer Genomics Research

The MiniSeq System delivers cost-efficient, reliable sequencing for low-throughput cancer research labs. Targeted sequencing on the MiniSeq System enables accurate identification of variants and gene fusions, with simple workflows and onboard data analysis.

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MiniSeq Desktop System
AmpliSeq for Illumina Focus Panel

Targeted DNA and RNA research panel investigating 52 genes with known relevance to solid tumors.

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NextSeq 550 System

Flexible desktop sequencing system that supports various applications, from targeted panels to whole-genome sequencing.

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BaseSpace Sequence Hub

The Illumina genomics computing environment for NGS data analysis and management, so labs can analyze, archive, and share data easily.

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Genomic Technologies for Cancer Research

Learn the numerous ways that genomic technologies can be applied to tumor biology.

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Cancer Research Review

An overview of recent cancer genomics research publications featuring Illumina technology.

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Sequencing Analysis of Tissue Samples: Fresh Frozen vs. FFPE

A researcher from Massachusetts General Hospital compares sequencing results from FFPE and fresh-frozen tumor samples.

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Exploring the Forgotten Genome of Cancer Research
Exploring the Forgotten Genome of Cancer Research

A Garvan Institute sarcoma study identifies rare cancer-associated variants in the germline.

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Methods Guide
Methods Guide

All the information you need, from BeadChips to library preparation to sequencer selection and analysis. Select the best tools for your lab.

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*Data on file based on a 2013 study.