Genomic Prizes Beckon at Finish Line of Joint Genome Institute s Microbial Marathon | GenomeWeb

The Department of Energy’s Joint Genome Institute, in Walnut Creek, Calif., announced last month that it would embark on a series of “microbial marathons” in which it will sequence substantial numbers of microbes in an effort to push microbial genomics forward. These genomes represent an enormous and still mostly untapped resource with huge potential payoffs for medicine, agriculture, and environmental remediation.

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