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This Week in PNAS

In a study slated to appear in the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, a Taiwan-led team introduces JR-Assembler, a genome assembler named for the jumping extension and read remapping that it uses to do de novo assembly of large genomes.

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