Wheat Genome Sequenced on Roche's 454 | GenomeWeb

By Monica Heger

This story, originally published on August 27, has been updated to include additional information from the UK researchers.

A team of researchers in the UK last week released the first sequence coverage of the wheat genome. The researchers sequenced the genome to five-fold coverage on Roche's 454 GS FLX and covered around 95 percent of known wheat genes.

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