Knome USB stick

Made:
2009-2010 in United States
maker:
Knome Inc.

Knome USB stick, used to contain the information obtained from sequencing an entire human genome for consumer purposes, with parts (black leather presentation box), made by Knome Inc., USA, 2009-2010. Information on the USB stick self-destructs if it senses a physical or viral threat. The whole genome sequencing service is available at a cost of US$68,500 as of mid 2009. Customers receive the information presented in a box with updatable software and a genetic counselling service.

Details

Category:
Biotechnology
Object Number:
2010-33
Materials:
plastic, metal, silver (metal)
type:
component - object
taxonomy:
credit:
Knome Inc.

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