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Recent News

BioStar: An Online Question & Answer Resource for the Bioinformatics Community
Oct 27, 2011

Read the publication at PLoS Comput Biol 7(10): e1002216. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1002216

Scientists Sequence Endangered Tasmanian Devil's Genome
Jul 11, 2011

A revolutionary species-preservation approach based on whole-genome analyses of two Tasmanian devils — one that had died of a contagious cancer known as Devil Facial Tumor Disease (DFTD) and one healthy animal — has been used to develop a theoretical model to predict which individuals would need to be kept in captivity to maximize chances of preserving enough genetic diversity for the species to survive.

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Additional information about the team's research is posted at the project website, http://tasmaniandevil.psu.edu

Decoding Human Genes Is Goal of New Open-Source Encyclopedia
April 20, 2011

Read the Penn State Live article.

Read the full story in ScienceDaily.

Find the paper here.

South African genomes sequenced; benefits for human health expected
February 2010

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Visit the South African Genome Project website.

Web-based Galaxy project simplifies genomic analysis
February 2010

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