Single bidder pays $68,000 to sequence his genome on eBay

Last week, Scientific American reported on an ongoing eBay auction for personal genome sequencing, analysis, and interpretation by Knome, Inc., a genetics company in Cambridge, Mass. At the time, no one had placed a bid.
But since then, someone did: The auction closed Monday afternoon, with a single bid at the $68,000 minimum Knome had set.

Full story by Coco Ballantyne on Scientific American



NAACAL - Templates Novo Blogger 2008