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Today’s genomic solutions for tomorrow’s cancer breakthroughs

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 cancer genomics 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 genomics 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, benchtop 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.

Oncology

Swetha Anandhan highlights the use of single cell RNA-sequencing to identify a unique population of macrophages in glioblastoma multiforme that persists after treatment with immune checkpoint inhibitors.

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Immune Profiling of Human Tumors
Shining a Light on Cancer of Unknown Primary
Shining a Light on Cancer of Unknown Primary

How whole-genome sequencing is bringing hope in the Netherlands

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Whole-exome Sequencing in Cancer Research
Whole-exome Sequencing in Cancer Research

Whole-exome sequencing on formalin-fixed, paraffin-embedded tumor tissue with Illumina DNA Prep with Enrichment

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Why Cancer Research is Now More Critical Than Ever
Why Cancer Research is Now More Critical Than Ever

On World Cancer Research Day, two experts share their enthusiasm for the potential of genomic and multiomic data to transform oncology

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The NovaSeq 6000 System

High-quality, high-coverage sequencing offers a comprehensive view of the genome to detect variants accurately, characterize isoforms, and more. With increased throughput and reduced price per sample, the NovaSeq 6000 System is ideal for data-intensive applications.

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The NovaSeq 6000 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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10X Genomics Chromium Single Cell Multiome ATAC + Gene Expression

Unify single-cell gene expression and chromatin accessibility help reveal cellular mechanisms driving gene regulation.

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Measure Protein Expression at a Single-Cell Level

Learn how to incorporate protein detection into bulk RNA-Seq and develop a workflow for BEN-Seq, providing a holistic approach to cell analysis.

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In this podcast episode, Drs. Obi and Malachi Griffith, Professors of Medicine at Washington University in St. Louis, MO, discuss their work in improving interpretations of sequence variants in cancer and enhancing bioinformatics education.

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Interpreting Sequence Variants in Cancer
Beginner's Guide to Next-Generation Sequencing

Considering bringing next-generation sequencing to your lab, but unsure where to start? These resources cover key topics in NGS and are designed to help you plan your first experiment.

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Beginner's Guide to Next-Generation Sequencing
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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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Insights into Leukemia and Lymphoma

Munich Leukemia Laboratory is using NGS to gain a better understanding of leukemia and lymphoma subtypes and discover new therapeutic pathways.

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Cancer Research Webinar
Educational Webinars

Explore a variety of webinars on topics ranging from cancer research to NGS data analysis, microbiome studies, and more.

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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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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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References

*Data on file based on a 2013 study.