Mouse EST Database Project Generates Unique, Customized Bioinformatics Tools | GenomeWeb

ST. LOUIS--The team of 42 researchers that generated, annotated, and deposited more than 352,000 expressed sequence tags (ESTs) into a public mouse genome database introduced in January relied on a set of unique, custom-designed bioinformatics tools to complete the task. The tools, now publicly available through Washington University, are already being employed to find gene fragments in other organisms.

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