NEW YORK (GenomeWeb News) – The Joint Genome Institute has expanded its microbial and metagenomics research services and tools by enhancing its data management system, including updating its metagenomic data system — and it has launched an educational website to serve as a companion to the services.
The Integrated Microbial Genomes Version 2.6 includes new microbial genomes from the National Center for Biotechnology Information’s Reference Sequence collection, the US Department of Energy–funded JGI said today. 

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