Ask bolder questions.
Make no compromises.
What you’re missing matters.
Any-length sequencing. Ultra-rich datasets. Real-time insights. You'll never see sequencing the same way again.

Find out more

Offering short to ultra-long native DNA and RNA reads,
only nanopore sequencing delivers…

Richer insights: Highly-accurate genomic data captures more types of genetic variation

Faster results from near-sample, real-time workflows that don’t require batching

Accessible and affordable, with scalability that enables more use cases

A new generation of molecular sensing technology

Explore the nanopore portfolio of flow cells, compatible devices, manual and automated library prep, and data analysis solutions.

Prepare icon


your library

Preparation vials
Preparation kits
Sequence icon


with flow cells & devices

Sequencing squiggle
Nanopore sequencing devices
Analyse icon


your data

Analysis icon
GridION data analysis

Use of the technology

The platform is used by scientific researchers to solve real-world challenges through answering questions about the biology of people, plants, animals, pathogens and environments. It is also increasingly being used in ‘applied’ settings such as healthcare and food safety.

Find out more


How is the microbial composition of this river changing? What is this species? Is it endangered? What can we understand about the biodiversity within this area?

Learn more

Pathogens & Microbiology

What is this virus / bacteria / fungus? What makes it pathogenic? Is it resistant to antimicrobial drugs? How could we use this information to prevent or treat the disease that it causes?

Learn more

Whole genome sequencing

Generate and complete microbial, human, animal, and plant genome assemblies with long nanopore sequencing reads (reads in excess of 4 Mb have been demonstrated).

Learn more

Cancer research

What are the genetic changes that are causing this cancer, and the mechanism of those changes in broader cell pathways? Can knowledge of these changes influence choices on treatment? Can new therapeutics be developed as a result of this knowledge?

Learn more

Clinical research

How can we use sequence data to personalise medicine? How can we integrate sequence data into clinical decision making? How does a person’s genome influence how they may respond to a disease or an infection?

Learn more