Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Harvesting the Mouse Genome

By Marc Botcherby

Abstract

The sequencing of the black 6 mouse (strain C57Bl/6) has reached an important juncture. The BAC fingerprint map is almost complete, the BACs have been endsequenced and a seven-fold coverage whole-genome shotgun has been assembled. Now the BAC-by-BAC sequencing phase is under way and in-depth comparative analysis can be carried out on regions that have been the subject of targeted sequencing. This paper reviews the progress so far and looks forward to the promises of finished sequence

Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Hindawi Publishing Corporation
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:2448424
Provided by: PubMed Central
Download PDF:
Sorry, we are unable to provide the full text but you may find it at the following location(s):
  • http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.g... (external link)
  • Suggested articles

    Citations

    1. (2002). ARACHNE: a whole-genome shotgun assembler.
    2. (2002). Characterization of a novel gene adjacent to PAX6, revealing synteny conservation with functional significance.
    3. (1998). Complete sequencing of the Fugu WAGR region from WT1 to PAX6: dramatic compaction and conservation of synteny with human chromosome 11p13.
    4. (2002). New 3prime prime or minute elements control Pax6 expression in the developing pretectum, neural retina and olfactory region.
    5. (2000). PipMaker — a web server for aligning two genomic DNA sequences.

    To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.