Illumina’s goal is to apply innovative technologies to the analysis of genetic variation and function, making studies possible that were not even imaginable just a few years ago. Illumina innovative sequencing and array technologies are fueling groundbreaking advancements in life science research, translational and consumer genomics, and molecular diagnostics.

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The DNA Story

From DNA to Genomes to Healthcare – A Cambridge Story – discover key dates in the development of DNA innovation from 1953 to the present day through a life-sized DNA journey map. Talk to Illumina scientists and tech experts about the history and current-day application of DNA sequencing and genomics in science and healthcare. We’re helping people with a genetic diagnosis earlier.

Visit the Illumina stand to learn more about the story of DNA, from its discovery in Cambridge in 1953 to showcasing the extraordinary present-day applications of sequencing technology in science and medicine.