Zebrafish to be Sequenced: Could be Next Knockout Mouse | GenomeWeb

NEW YORK, Feb 12 - The next knockout mouse may have fins.

Monday, the Sanger Center was scheduled to begin a three-year project to sequence the tiny zebrafish, Danio rerio , which is thought to be an optimal model organism for discovering gene function, according to Tim Hubbard, the center’s director of genomic analysis.

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