The 2007 crash in genome sequencing costs

Gene ExpressionBy Razib KhanFeb 22, 2011 5:39 AM


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Dr. Daniel MacArthur suggests:

Now, we don’t want everyone working in genomics to start using the same blue-on-grey slide to illustrate the impending datapocalypse; so I’d encourage people to download the raw data (warning: Excel file) and make their own pretty pictures.

My straightforward attempts are below. Get the raw data and try your own. I assume that R and gnuplot could produce something prettier....

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