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USB-Size DNA Sequencing Device

by Kathy Jones on  February 20, 2012 at 8:59 PM Medical Gadgets   - G J E 4
A British genetic company has revealed that it has developed a DNA sequencing device that is as small as a USB memory stick and can be plugged into a laptop to access its results.
 USB-Size DNA Sequencing Device
USB-Size DNA Sequencing Device
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Oxford Nanopore Technologies said that the device, known as Minlon, could cost around $1,000 for small sequencing jobs and is perfect for those who are unable to pay over $50,000 to buy a sequencing machine.

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The company added that the device will come into the market by the end of this year.

Source: Medindia
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