Sigma Life Science and Cofactor Genomics will Sequence Six Rat Strains on SOLiD | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

This story has been updated from a version posted Feb. 3 to include information from Sigma Life Science.

In an effort to create better animal models of human disease, Sigma Life Science and Cofactor Genomics said this week that they will collaborate to sequence the genomes of the six rat strains most commonly used in research.

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