Neandertal Draft Genome Sequence, Targeted Sequences Shine Light on Human Evolution

The Max Planck researchers have completed a draft of the Neandertal genome sequence with about 1.5-fold coverage, based on more than a billion fragment reads from the Illumina Genome Analyzer and about 200 million fragment reads from the 454 platform.

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