Sanger’s super-sized sequencing scales new heights

2021-10-11T18:29:39+01:001 May 2019|

We're celebrating: we've just read the same amount of DNA in one year as we achieved in the previous 25 years combined. This dizzying speed offers unprecedented possibilities to unlock new understanding in health and disease

Sequencing All Life On Earth – Facts and Figures

2018-11-01T12:42:44+00:001 November 2018|

Scientists have announced an ambitious goal to sequence all of life on earth. Here are 10 top facts that help to put the scale of the challenge into perspective…

The quest to sequence all life

2018-11-01T12:37:04+00:001 November 2018|

What will reading the genomes of all life on earth uncover? And how does the Sanger Institute intend to lead the sequencing of an estimated 60,000 species in the UK? Associate Director of the Wellcome Sanger Institute Julia Wilson talks about this ambitious project