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Cost of Analyzing Human Genome Over Time
DNA sequencing costs
Genetic Sequencing - Our ability to read DNA has become one the fastest growing technologies ever. Reading all the DNA for a single human is called reading a person’s genome.
Cost to sequence a genome is falling faster than Moore's law [via Genome.gov] - Imgur Major health benefits to result.
How Illumina's Gene Sequencing Technology Could Transform Health Care
The company is coming of age at a time when the costs of full-genome sequencing are falling faster than even Moore’s Law would have predicted. Full genome sequencing — not the kind of testing where you’re handling only select snippets of DNA — runs at around $8,000 now, down from $100 million in 2001.