TITLE

Characterization of the pufferfish (Fugu) genome as a compact model vertebrate genome

AUTHOR(S)
Brenner, S.; Elgar, G.; Sandford, R.; Macrae, A.; Venkatesh, B.; Aparicio, S.
PUB. DATE
November 1993
SOURCE
Nature;11/18/1993, Vol. 366 Issue 6452, p265
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents the characteristics of the genome of the tetraodontoid fish, Fugu rubripes. Use of random sequencing approach supported by gene probing; Genome containing 400 megabases (Mb) of DNA; Size of genome compared to the human genome; Model genome for the discovery of human genes.
ACCESSION #
9403290553

 

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