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Bovine genome completed
... access to the bovine genome sequence as the first draft
is made available to the public--an effort that wi...ed today. Part of the work to complete this first draft
of the cow's genome sequence--the first mammalian farm animal to have its genes mapped out--was comp...
Bovine genome assembled
BETHESDA, Md., Wed., Oct. 6, 2004 The first draft
of the bovine genome sequence has been deposited i...re continuing sequencing and plan to have a 6-fold draft
of the bovine genome completed sometime in the first half of 2005. They are also comparing the bovin...
Bovine genome sequence available
The first draft
of the bovine genome sequence is now freely availa...isease. Researchers are currently comparing the draft
version of the bovine genome sequence with those of the human and other organisms that have already ...
International human genome sequencing consortium describes finished human genome sequence
... about 100,000 genes. When we analyzed the working draft
of the human genome sequence three years ago, we e...s were erroneous due to defects in the unfinished, draft
sequence of the human genome," said Jane Rogers, Ph.D., head of sequencing at the Wellcome Trust San...
Chicken genomic sequence yields insight into vertebrate evolution
...h were not present in the publicly available first draft
of the chicken genome assembly. "Forests" and "deserts": identifying functionally important elements in the genome Distinguishing the genomic sequences with more mundane functions from those with biologically evident roles is one of ...
Chicken genome will help our understanding of humans and improve agriculture
...a number of important poultry diseases." The full draft
from the international consortium working on the International Chicken Sequencing Project and details of all the scientists and organisations supporting the work are published with the paper in Nature ....
Draft sequence of chicken genome completed
sequence of the wild chicken, Gallus gallus, will published in the Dec 9th issue of Nature . The analysis of this genome is not just about getting bigger eggs and tastier chicken it's giving scientists surprising insights into the human genome. Res...
UCSD researchers derive lessons about human evolution from chicken genome
...on of Nature. The journal's cover story includes a draft
sequence of the chicken genome assembled and analy...t palate and diseases like muscular dystrophy. The draft
of the chicken genome published in Nature is far from complete, but the focus now shifts to other ...
Researchers compare chicken, human genomes
... have its genome sequenced and analyzed. The first draft
of the chicken genome, which was based on 6.6-fold coverage, was deposited into free public databases for use by researchers around the globe in March 2004. Over the past nine months, the consortium carefully analyzed the genome and compared it with ...
Chicken genome analysis unlocks secrets of mammalian and bird evolution
...n the Dec. 9 issue of the journal Nature . "The draft
sequence of the chicken genome and the findings pr...chicken that served as the DNA donor for the first draft
sequencing project was a Red Jungle Fowl female from an inbred line that was developed in the 1950s ...
Chicken genome analysis will benefit human health and agriculture
... the British science journal Nature. The first draft
of the chicken genome was placed into free public databases for use by researchers around the world in March 2004. The bird whose genome was sequenced, a red jungle fowl (Gallus gallus) known by her wing band number, 256, still lives on the MSU ...
National Academy news: Water quality improvement in southwestern Pennsylvania
...82 surrounding communities, should re-evaluate its draft
long-term plan for controlling sewage and stormwater overflows, in light of the recently completed municipal consent orders initiated by EPA to enforce compliance with the Clean Water Act; ongoing negotiations regarding an ALCOSAN consent decree; com...
Scientists reveal molecular secrets of the malaria parasite
...e scientists did a comparative analysis of the two draft
genomes with those of the first rodent malaria par...icant on many levels, including the integration of draft
genome sequence data with microarray and protein expression data," says Carlton. "This project also ...
Report assesses health implications of perchlorate ingestion
...e U.S. Environmental Protection Agency in a recent draft
risk assessment. Environmental releases of perchlo...rate in drinking water, EPA has issued a series of draft
risk assessments, each containing a reference dose upon which a standard could be based. Controvers...
International HapMap consortium expands mapping effort
... already will have reached completion of its first draft
of the human haplotype map, or HapMap, which will consist of 1 million markers of genetic variation, called single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs). The consortium's new goal is to build an improved version of the HapMap that is about five times dense...
A startling diary reveals the onset of autism
...t the female twin is doing well, and read an early draft
of Rutherford's research manuscript. The male twin "continues to struggle with language development, but is usually a happy child." The twins' mother has started a nation-wide organization that funds autism research....
Molecular thermometers on skin cells detect heat and camphor
...cting a computer search through an early-assembled draft
of the human genome. Its sequence similarity to other temperature-gated proteins led them to identify and clone TRPV3 as a possible molecular thermometer--perhaps the first one that makes skin cells able to sense warm temperatures. Now they have dem...
NIH holds conference to assess evidence on management of menopauserelated symptoms
...e state of the science. The panel will present its draft
statement for public comment at 9:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 23. The press briefing will be held in the main auditorium of the Natcher Center at 2:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 23. Reporters are welcome to attend the full conference, or just the pres...
South America's vast pantanal wetland may become next everglades, UNU experts warn
...zil in October 2003 expressed their willingness to draft
a treaty for the sustainable management of the Pantanal wetland. "The challenge now is to translate this will into action."...
Northwest forest plan research and monitoring to be shared during 2-day conference
....orst.edu/nwforestplan/index.php Copies of the draft
monitoring reports can be found at http://www.reo.gov/monitoring/10yr-report/old-growth/final-report.html . The final reports will be published in fall 2005. A field trip for journalists is scheduled for Thursday, April 21 at the H.J. Andrews Exper...
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