By Monica Heger

This story was originally published May 14

At the Biology of Genomes conference last week, Huanming Yang, the president of BGI, announced that the institute will be sequencing and assembling the genomes of 100 vertebrates within the next one to two years as part of the Genome 10K Project.

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