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08/11/2018 CBS Genome sequenced for bottlenose dolphin thanks to collaboration between SeaWorld San Diego, Illumina
01/11/2018 Reuters Illumina to buy rival Pacific Biosciences in $1.2 billion deal
01/11/2018 CNBC DNA sequencing giant Illumina just bought rival Pac Bio for $1.2 billion — here's why
01/11/2018 Forbes DNA Sequencing Giant Illumina Will Buy Pacific Biosciences For $1.2 Billion – Exclusive CEO Interview
06/08/2018 CNBC Illumina CEO on the growth of DNA sequencing
20/07/2018 San Diego Union Tribune Illumina continues to soar as its gene sequencers dominate the market
10/06/2018 The Washington Post Rapid genome sequencing could revolutionize health care for acutely ill babies
22/05/2018 The Atlantic Can Genetic Counselors Keep Up With 23andMe?
17/05/2018 Australian Story The Massimo Mission
15/05/2018 San Diego Union-Tribune Illumina buys start-up Edico Genome for $100M to help speed up genetic analysis
26/04/2018 TechCrunch The genomics-focused Illumina Accelerator backs five new companies
19/04/2018 WIRED Biotech gets some Silicon Valley shine at Illumina's new campus
13/04/2018 Forbes Bristol Partners With Illumina On Diagnostic Test To Use With Opdivo
10/04/2018 Reuters Loxo, Illumina to partner for diagnostic tool targeting cancer
02/03/2018 San Diego Union Tribune Busting myths about science
12/02/2018 San Diego Union Tribune Rady Children's Institute sets Guinness world record
05/02/2018 Smithsonian Now You Can Genetically Test Your Child For Disease Risks. Should You?
03/02/2018 The Guardian The DNA database that is key to beating our rarest diseases
09/01/2018 CNBC Illumina CEO: Seeing big growth in genomic testing
08/01/2018 Forbes Illumina Unveils $20,000 Desktop Sequencer Aimed At Sequencing Germs
08/01/2018 Bio-IT World Illumina Announces iSeq 100, Thermo Fisher Partnership
21/11/2017 Forbes Fighting Cancer One Patient At A Time
12/10/2017 Time Nobel Laureate: The Future of DNA Sequencing Will Be in the Palm of Your Hand
20/09/2017 CBS 8 San Diego DNA science leader Illumina debuts workplace of the future
12/08/2017 The San Diego Union-Tribune Genome leader Illumina expands again in San Diego
08/08/2017 Forbes The World’s Most Innovative Companies
07/08/2017 MIT Technology Review 50 Smartest Companies - Biomedicine: The 5 Smartest Companies Analyzing Your DNA
27/06/2017 MIT Technology Review 50 Smartest Companies 2017
01/06/2017 San Diego Magazine The Man Behind San Diego's $26 Billion Dollar Company
22/05/2017 CNBC Illumina CEO: When you invest in health research you actually create jobs
22/05/2017 CNBC Illumina CEO: When you invest in health research you actually create jobs
09/05/2017 Forbes America's Best Midsize Employers
09/03/2017 San Diego Business Journal Executive Q&A: Francis deSouza of Illumina Inc.
23/02/2017 The San Diego Union-Tribune Illumina CEO brings entrepreneurial spirit to genomics giant
13/02/2017 Fast Company The Most Innovative Companies of 2017 by Sector: Biotech
10/01/2017 CNBC Illumina CEO: On the Path to $100 Genome
10/01/2017 Reuters New Illumina Tech Could Usher in $100 Gene-Sequencing Era
09/01/2017 Fast Company Illumina Hopes its New Machine will Sequence a Human Genome for $100
09/01/2017 STAT Illumina Says it Can Deliver a $100 Genome — Soon
09/01/2017 San Diego Business Journal Illumina, IBM to Deploy Watson to Take on Cancer Treatments
09/01/2017 Forbes Illumina Promises To Sequence Human Genome For $100 -- But Not Quite Yet
09/01/2017 Forbes Illumina Adds IBM Watson To DNA Test For Cancer Patients
01/12/2016 Times of San Diego Illumina Joins Coalition Aimed at Identifying Undiagnosed Rare Diseases in Kids
21/11/2016 Fast Company Genetics Startup Helix Wants to Create a World of Personalized Products From Your DNA
10/11/2016 Bio-IT World Illumina, Mayo Work to Ensure Interoperability in BaseSpace Suite
20/10/2016 Bio-IT World Illumina Builds Africa GWAS Chip With H3Africa Initiative
04/10/2016 ABC News (Australia) - Catalyst Future Forensics
19/09/2016 Fast Company Illumina, Secret Giant Of DNA Sequencing, Is Bringing Its Tech To The Masses
18/09/2016 San Diego Union Tribune Genomics Event Moves to San Diego
07/09/2016 CNBC Genetic Testing is Becoming More Affordable
15/08/2016 Wired Illumina Would Like You to Sequence More DNA, Please
28/07/2016 Business Insider One of Apple's Most Important Execs Just Joined the Board of a $25 Billion Genetics Company
26/07/2016 Herald Sun The Test that Could Change Your Life: Genome Testing Available in Australia From the Garvan Institute
20/07/2016 Fast Company The Quest to Identify Vietnam's Unknown Soldiers Pushes the Limits of DNA Technology
20/07/2016 Forensics Magazine The Future of Forensic Genomics: Developmental Validation of NGS
06/07/2016 STAT Carl Zimmer's Game of Genomes
05/07/2016 Times of San Diego Francis deSouza Becomes CEO of San Diego-Based Illumina
24/06/2016 San Diego Magazine What's It Like to Be the CEO of the Smartest Company in the World?
20/06/2016 San Diego Union-Tribune Illumina's Flatley Speaks of Genomic Future
17/06/2016 Business Insider Jay Flatley Created a Market for DNA Sequencing from Scratch
08/06/2016 Bloomberg Germ Sleuths Go High-Tech as Labs Get Illumina Sequencers
25/05/2016 Australian Life Scientist Next-Generation Sequencer Registered in Australia
12/05/2016 Vermont Public Radio For One Vermont Man, Sequencing His Whole Genome Solved A Life Of Pain
11/05/2016 Medical Devices Business Review Illumina Registers MiSeqDx System in South Korea
27/04/2016 Fast Company Meet The New CEO Of The $22 Billion Genomics Company You've Never Heard Of
21/04/2016 Bio-IT World Illumina Opens BaseSpace Suite as End-to-End Solution for Genetic Testing Labs
15/04/2016 FierceBiotech Illumina Commits $100M to New Genomics-Focused VC Shop
13/04/2016 Forbes The Forbes Global Game Changers List: Bezos, Zuckerberg And More Business Leaders Transforming The World
12/04/2016 Xconomy Takeaways and Photos from Big Data Meets Big Biology in San Diego
06/04/2016 Bloomberg Bezos, Gates Chase Dream of a Blood Test that Detects Cancer
07/03/2016 Forbes Illumina CEO Jay Flatley Built The DNA Sequencing Market. Now He's Stepping Down
01/03/2016 Times Of San Diego Inspiring Young STEM Leaders Is Key to San Diego’s Future
26/02/2016 Wired Illumina, the Google of Genetic Testing, Has Plans for World Domination
26/02/2016 San Diego Union-Tribune Women Should also be Driving STEM Economy
12/02/2016 Business Weekly Illumina Backs UK-US Genomics Research Play
10/02/2016 Forbes Cancer Took His Wife. Now He's CEO Of One Of The Most Audacious Cancer Startups In Years
05/02/2016 FierceBiotechIT Illumina Signs Biobank Deals to Fuse Genome Data, EMRs
26/01/2016 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Illumina Acquires Conexio Genomics
12/01/2016 FierceMedicalDevices JPM: Illumina's Genomic Ambitions Fueled By Sequencing Tools and Technologies
10/01/2016 MIT Technology Review Illumina’s Bid to Beat Cancer with DNA Tests
10/01/2016 Forbes A Single Blood Test For All Cancers? Illumina, Bill Gates and Jeff Bezos Launch Startup To Make It Happen
08/01/2016 FoodNavigator.com Wheat Genome Sequencing Approach Aims to Revolutionise Crop Research
30/12/2015 ETHealthWorld.com 2015 in Review: Genomics Leads the Way
15/12/2015 FierceMedicalDevices Illumina, bioMérieux Launch First Genomic Sequencing Service for Bacterial Infections
14/12/2015 GenomeWeb Illumina, Novogene Partner on NGS Dx Platform for China
14/12/2015 GenomeWeb Illumina TruSight RNA Pan-Cancer Panel
11/12/2015 FierceBiotechIT Illumina Invests in CRISPR Gene Editing Software
11/12/2015 HIT Consultant Illumina Accelerator Unveils Third Cycle of Genomics Startups
10/12/2015 CNBC Major Players in DNA Mapping
10/12/2015 CNBC Unlocking My Genome
01/12/2015 The Scientist Top 10 Innovations 2015
24/11/2015 KPBS San Diego Blood Donors Get Free Genome Sequencing
18/11/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Illumina, iHART Launch Genomic Database for Autism
12/11/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Almac Partners with Illumina on Companion Diagnostics
10/11/2015 Irish Times First Baby is Born in Ireland Using New IVF Technique
03/11/2015 KPBS San Diego Blood Bank Partners With Illumina For Genomics Research
30/10/2015 Clinical Lab Products Illumina Launches TruSight Tumor OncoPanel
20/10/2015 Clinical Lab Products A Clinical Future for Sequencing?
16/10/2015 Popular Mechanics The Exceptional: What Miraculous Recoveries Can Teach Us About Beating Cancer
06/10/2015 Times of San Diego Illumina Expands Low-Cost Gene Sequencing to Plants, Livestock
05/10/2015 FierceBiotechIT Illumina Readies Paid-for BaseSpace Tiers for Large Organizations
30/09/2015 Bio-IT World Speed Heals: The 26-Hour Diagnostic Genome
30/09/2015 San Diego Union Tribune Faster, More Precise Genetics Test for Babies
16/09/2015 FierceMedicalDevices Illumina, Sloan Kettering Partner to Develop Circulating Tumor DNA Diagnostics
09/09/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Asuragen and Illumina Join Forces on Companion Diagnostics
28/08/2015 Nature The DNA of a Nation
24/08/2015 Bloomberg Private Equity Bets on Analyzing Your Genes
05/08/2015 Xconomy Illumina Announces Three New Companies for Genomics Accelerator
04/08/2015 StreetInsider Illumina (ILMN) to Acquire LIMS Platform Developer GenoLogics
03/08/2015 FierceBiotechIT First Startups Graduate from Illumina Accelerator as Deadline for Next Phase Nears
30/07/2015 The Washington Post Lockheed Martin Tackles Health Care, with a Little Help from its Friends
13/07/2015 The Washington Post Prenatal Tests Can Now Reveal Whether a Mom-to-be has Cancer
01/07/2015 FierceDiagnostics Genomics Giant Illumina Blueprints New Euro HQ/Science Center in Cambridge, UK
24/06/2015 MIT Technology Review 50 Smartest Companies 2015
11/06/2015 Wisconsin State Journal Illumina Expands its Madison Production Facility
09/06/2015 FierceBiotech Illumina Helps Add a $37M Twist on DNA Synthesis
08/06/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Merck KGaA, Illumina, and Genea Form Fertility Alliance
01/06/2015 BioCentury ASCO Launches TAPUR Trial
27/05/2015 Forbes Finding The Right Drug For The Right Person At The Right Time With Companion Diagnostics
06/05/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News The Big Data Addiction—NGS Has It Bad
01/05/2015 Wall Street Journal Ancient DNA Tells a New Human Story
29/04/2015 Forbes DNA Sequencing Market Will Exceed $20 Billion, Says Illumina CEO Jay Flatley
27/04/2015 Bio-IT World Bio-IT World Recognizes 2015 Best of Show Winners
25/04/2015 St. Louis Post-Dispatch New Technology at Wash U Maps Human Genome in Days; Large-Scale Studies Now Possible
21/04/2015 Wired The Future of Cancer Treatment is (Almost) Here
10/04/2015 San Diego Union Tribune San Diego Debuts on Nat Geo Channel
20/03/2015 KQED UCSF, White House Search for Better Treatments for Disease
13/03/2015 San Diego Union Tribune STEM Skills are Critical to San Diego's Burgeoning Genomics Industry
10/03/2015 Genetic Engineering & Biotechnology News Illumina, Merck Serono to Partner on NGS-Based Cancer Diagnostics
26/02/2015 FierceMedicalDevices Illumina Accelerator Gets $40 Million Cash Infusion from Hedge Fund Viking Global
23/02/2015 Bio-IT World Illumina Introduces Automated Library Preparation
23/02/2015 The New York Times Building a Face, and a Case, on DNA
30/01/2015 San Diego Union Tribune Obama Unveils Precision Med Plan
30/01/2015 Forbes Obama's $215 Million DNA Sequencing Project Is A Great Idea
30/01/2015 Forensic Magazine Next-Gen Sequencing Maps 'Highly Degraded' DNA
14/01/2015 Fox Business Illumina CEO on the Genomics Revolution
13/01/2015 The Washington Post Lockheed Martin's Latest Health Partnership is Very Personal
06/01/2015 FierceDiagnostics Illumina Blazes into 2015 with Plans for New California Campus
17/12/2014 Huffington Post Welcome to the Future: The 8 Most Game-Changing Innovations of 2014
01/12/2014 The Scientist Top 10 Innovations of 2014
19/11/2014 Reuters Illumina Teams with US Government Researchers to Sequence Ebola
12/11/2014 San Diego Union Tribune Through Genomics, Parents Find Answers
20/10/2014 France 2 DNA: A Preventive Cure
15/10/2014 Nature Illumina Backs Three Genomics Startups
21/08/2014 Forbes Illumina Partners With Big Pharma To Create New Genetic Tests For Cancer
20/08/2014 Forbes Flatley's Law: The Company Speeding A Genetic Revolution
19/08/2014 Le Monde Illumina Defends Low Cost of DNA Sequencing
31/07/2014 Daily Mail Chemotherapy Will be 'Obsolete in 20 Years Time' Thanks to Genetic Revolution Which will Allow Personalised Treatment for Cancer Patients
25/05/2014 CNBC “The Edge” Detecting Illnesses...Before Symptoms Occur
11/05/2014 Xin Hua News Agency Face-to-Face with “Smartest” Genome Sequencing Company in the World
08/05/2014 CNBC Genetic Sequencing Illumina CEO Talks Growth
25/03/2014 re/code Illumina’s CEO on the Promise of the $1,000 Genome—And the Work That Remains
11/03/2014 The New York Times Test Is Improved Predictor of Fetal Disorders
11/03/2014 Bio-IT World What Should We Make of BaseSpace?
26/02/2014 Associated Press DNA Blood Tests Show Prenatal Screening Promise
18/02/2014 MIT Technology Review 50 Smartest Companies
17/02/2014 Bloomberg Businessweek Illumina and a Billionaire Want to Jump-Start Genomics Upstarts
15/01/2014 Bloomberg Businessweek Illumina's New Low-Cost Genome Machine Will Change Health Care Forever
20/11/2013 MIT Technology Review FDA Gives its First Okay to Next-Generation Sequencing Technology
17/10/2013 Business Insider How Illumina’s Gene Sequencing Technology Could Transform Healthcare
20/06/2013 Bloomberg U.K. to Pilot Illumina Genetic Test for Breast, Ovarian Cancer
08/06/2013 The Guardian What Happened When I Had My Genome Sequenced
01/04/2013 Forbes The 12 Most Disruptive Names in Business 2013
27/03/2013 Nature Genetics iCOGS Collection Provides a Collaborative Model
19/03/2013 Nature Gene-Analysis Firms Reach for the Cloud
19/02/2013 Xconomy The Reimbursed Personal Genome
12/02/2013 BioWorld Patients Take the Lead in Clinical Whole Genome Sequencing
10/01/2013 Time Could a Blood-Based Test Replace Amniocentesis?
05/10/2012 Drug Discovery & Development Managing Data in the Cloud Age
03/10/2012 The New York Times Infant DNA Tests Speed Diagnosis for Rare Diseases
18/09/2012 Reuters Illumina Gets 5 Year Contract to Identify Food Bugs
30/08/2012 Bloomberg Ancient Human Kin’s DNA Code Illuminates Rise of Brains
22/08/2012 The New York Times Father’s Age is Linked to Risk of Autism and Schizophrenia
24/07/2012 Xconomy Illumina, Leaning on Amazon, Looks to Be Hub of Genomic Computing
09/07/2012 The New York Times A New Treatment’s Tantalizing Promise Brings Heartbreaking Ups and Downs
02/07/2012 Bloomberg DNA Mapping of Alzheimer’s Patients Gives Deep Dive View
13/06/2012 Reuters Real-Time Gene Sequencing Used to Combat Superbug
26/04/2012 FierceBiotechIT Illumina to Open App Store for Genomics, Releases iPad App