Consortium Seeks Sanger or 'Equivalent' for Multi-Million-Dollar Salmon Sequencing Contract | GenomeWeb

This article has been updated from a previous version to include comments from a Roche/454 official and other parties.

The International Collaboration to Sequence the Atlantic Salmon Genome seeks to award a multi-million dollar contract to one or a consortium of several large-scale sequencing centers to sequence, assemble, and annotate the Atlantic salmon genome using Sanger technology or the "equivalent," according to a request for proposals published last week.

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