This Week in Nature

In Nature this week, researchers from the International Barley Genome Sequencing Consortium publish an integrated and ordered physical, genetic, and functional sequence resource describing the barley gene-space. Genomes from the crops of the Triticeae tribe, which includes rye, wheat, and barley, have proven difficult to sequence given their size and complexity.

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