$1,000 genome

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Personalized medicine[edit | edit source]

The $1,000 genome refers to an era of predictive and personalized medicine during which the cost of fully sequencing an individual's genome (WGS) is roughly one thousand USD.

Book by the same name[edit | edit source]

It is also the title of a book by British science writer and founding editor of Nature Genetics, Kevin Davies.

Cost of genome sequencing[edit | edit source]

By late 2015, the cost to generate a high-quality 'draft' whole human genome sequence was just below $1,500.

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