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Software from Bolzano has revolutionised genetic research worldwide

The success story of the method that became international standard technology

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08 March 2021by Laura Defranceschi

Today, completely sequencing the genome of an individual human being is still time-consuming and cost intensive. However, with technology developed by a team of researchers from Eurac Research and Medizin Uni Innsbruck, DNA analyses have been drastically simplified and costs reduced by 50-100 times. Currently the largest sequencing study in the world is using the technology that was born in Bolzano.


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