Robotics and automation
Published Online: 15 JAN 2005
Copyright © 2005 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics
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Mardis, E. R. 2005. Robotics and automation. Encyclopedia of Genetics, Genomics, Proteomics and Bioinformatics.
- Published Online: 15 JAN 2005
High-throughput DNA sequence generation, as we currently know it, was enabled over the past 15 years by a variety of technological developments that rendered it a highly automated process. This article chronicles key milestones in technology and the efforts that utilized these technologies in the pursuit of faster, cheaper DNA sequence generation.
Keywords: genome sequencing; laboratory automation; robotics