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For the first time in a patient, researchers use long-read genome sequencing

07:00 EDT 22 Jun 2017 | Medical Xpress

When Ricky Ramon was 7, he went for a routine checkup. The pediatrician, who lingered over his heartbeat, sent him for a chest X-ray, which revealed a benign tumor in the top-left chamber of his heart. For Ramon, it was the beginning of a long series of medical appointments, procedures and surgeries that would span nearly two decades.

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