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Skip to 0 minutes and 9 secondsSequencing the first human genome, as part of the Human Genome Project, took 13 years and cost around $3 billion. Nowadays, sequencing machines are capable of sequencing the whole human genome in a few days, with a cost of around $1,000.

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