U of Arizona to Use 'Old School Meets New School' Approach for Reference Genome of West African Rice | GenomeWeb

This article was originally published July 17.

By Bernadette Toner

A University of Arizona research team has been awarded a $1.5 million grant form the National Science Foundation to create a reference genome sequence of West African cultivated rice using pooled-BAC sequencing with the Roche/454 Titanium platform.

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