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Primate genomes for biomedicine

Genome sequences are now available for two macaque species used in infectious disease research and drug safety testing.

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Figure 1: Sequenced primate genomes.


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Bosinger, S., Johnson, Z. & Silvestri, G. Primate genomes for biomedicine. Nat Biotechnol 29, 983–984 (2011).

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