Sequencing Why Did the Chicken Cross the Road? To Be Sequenced, Of Course | GenomeWeb

Whatever you do, don’t call ’em chicken. This month, Incyte Genomics is scheduled to complete the Chicken Sequencing Project, which it performed under contract for the University of Manchester Institute of Science and Technology, the University of Nottingham, the University of Dundee, and the Roslin Institute. The UK’s Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council is footing the bill for what’s considered the first significant study of avian genomics.

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