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Old 02-24-2011, 09:12 AM   #5
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Similar to the 454 homopolymers are difficult for it. At a talk they showed it can get thru 8 or 9 As and they said it probably will never get through more than 15.
For de novo sequencing and some resequencing, this is a major issue -- but then again, for a lot of applications it might be a tolerable flaw.
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