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First CHO genome

An ancestor of the Chinese hamster ovary cell lines used for production of recombinant therapeutics has been sequenced.

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Figure 1: Genetic heterogeneity of CHO cell lines.

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Wurm, F., Hacker, D. First CHO genome. Nat Biotechnol 29, 718–720 (2011). https://doi.org/10.1038/nbt.1943

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