Life Science Research: DNA Sequencing
DNA sequencing is the single greatest scientific breakthrough to have occurred in the world of bioinformatics and genetics. Determining the order of nucleotides in a DNA sequence has opened up numerous doors in preventative health care.
Patients today can receive a personalized map of their genetics from online test labs for less than $200. Labs like 23AndMe.com answers question on hereditary conditions and predispositions to illnesses. (Read an in-depth review of their Health and Ancestry DNA test here: https://www.myfamilydnatest.com/23andme-review-health-ancestry-dna-test/)
Recent advances in DNA testing mean …