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Old 01-22-2015, 12:00 PM   #33
GenoMax
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Dumbass Question Alert, but does 2.1 billion clusters = 2.1 billion reads? Or would that be 2.1 billion clusters and with PE be 4.2 billion reads?
Yes. That is how illumina counts them.

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I guess my real question is on the HiSeq3000, how many reads do I get with 2x150bp PE?

Thanks in advance...
Here are published specs (I assume you are interested in total sequence rather than number of reads): http://www.illumina.com/systems/hise...fications.html
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