This article, originally published July 8, has been updated to include additional information from GMI-SNU.

By Julia Karow

A team of researchers led by the Genomic Medicine Institute at Seoul National University has sequenced and analyzed the genome of an anonymous Korean man, AK1, using a combination of whole-genome shotgun sequencing and targeted bacterial artificial chromosome sequencing on the Illumina Genome Analyzer and comparative genomic hybridization by microarrays.

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