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Dog Genome Sequencing: Canis familiaris

Dog Breed Used for Sequencing The National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) has supported a dog (Canis familiaris) genome sequencing project, led by the Broad Institute/MIT Center for Genome Research, to produce 6-fold whole genome shotgun coverage of the dog genome. The resulting sequence was assembled in July, 2004 (to view the press release, please click here).
Genome Sequencing Whitepaper Proposals:
  • Canis familiaris
    Draft Assembly
    (Submitted June 2002)

  • Canis familiaris
    Genome Refinement
    (Submitted Sept. 2005)

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Additional Resources

Sequence and Assembly
  • dbEST []- Database of ESTs at NCBI
BAC Libraries
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Last Updated: June 5, 2012

See Also:

The NHGRI Genome Sequencing Program (GSP)

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