NEW YORK, March 14 – If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, then the Genome Database has reason to be proud.

According to people who manage the Toronto-based gene mapping database, the Weizmann Institute of Science, Celera Genomics, and DoubleTwist are among the users who account for the more than 300 million hits the database gets per year.

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