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The Caenorhabditis elegans genome sequencing project: first steps in automation

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Novel biochemical processes using magnetic particles have been automated to provide a robotic system to perform processes for large-scale shotgun sequencing.

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  1. Sanger Centre, Hinxton Park, Hinxton, Cambridge CB10 IRQ, UK,

    • Andy Watson
    •  & Nicky Smaldon
  2. Medical Research Council Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Hills Road, Cambridge CB2 2QH, UK

    • Roger Lucke
  3. Promega Corporation, 2800 Woods Hollow Road, Madison, Wisconsin, USA.

    • Trevor Hawkins

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