After Publishing Korean Genome, Researchers Work on De Novo Assembly, Cancer Genome Sequencing | GenomeWeb

This article was originally published on June 4.

Scientists at Gachon University of Medicine and Science in Korea who last month published the first genome sequence of a Korean individual are working on a de novo assembly of the data. In addition, they have started to sequence the genomes of members of families as well as human gastric cancers, In Sequence has learned.

Get the full story with
GenomeWeb Premium

Only $95 for the
first 90 days*

A trial upgrade to GenomeWeb Premium gives you full site access, interest-based email alerts, access to archives, and more. Never miss another important industry story.

Try GenomeWeb Premium now.

Already a GenomeWeb Premium member? Login Now.
Or, See if your institution qualifies for premium access.

*Before your trial expires, we’ll put together a custom quote with your long-term premium options.

Not ready for premium?

Register for Free Content
You can still register for access to our free content.

In Nature this week: genetic history of HIV in the US, and more.

There are a few projects aimed at addressing the lack of diversity in genomic research, Technology Review reports.

A national assessment shows that US students lag in the sciences, but suggests that achievement gaps are narrowing.

Harvard's George Church discusses HGP-write with the Journal of the American Medical Association.