Bioinformatics Is Ag s Way Ahead, Says Former Human Genome Database Director | GenomeWeb

CAMBRIDGE, Mass.--When Cereon was founded early last year in a collaboration between Monsanto and Millennium Pharmaceuticals it gave Monsanto a running start into agricultural genomics discovery by providing the life sciences giant access to technologies, including bioinformatics, that Millennium had already developed for drug discovery. Cereon's mission became to develop core competencies in bioinformatics DNA sequencing, physical mapping, expression profiling, and high-throughput screening.

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