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Direct cloning of large genomic sequences

Nature Biotechnology volume 30, pages 405406 (2012) | Download Citation

The discovery of an efficient mechanism of homologous recombination between two linear DNA substrates provides a new method for direct cloning.

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  1. Ryan E. Cobb is in the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA.

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  2. Huimin Zhao is in the Departments of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Chemistry, Biochemistry and Bioengineering, and the Institute for Genomic Biology at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, USA.

    • Huimin Zhao

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