Mitochondrial genomes gleaned from human whole-exome sequencing

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Figure 1: Mitochondrial genomes assembled from whole-exome sequence data generated from peripheral blood of a human individual (SRA study SRP007499) using Illumina TruSeq, Agilent SureSelect and NimbleGen (Roche) SeqCap EZ-Exome platforms at a minimum one-fold-per-base coverage.


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This work was supported by the Ministero dell'Istruzione, Università e Ricerca (Italy): Laboratorio Internazionale di Bioinformatica, Laboratorio di Bioinformatica per la Biodiversità Molecolare (Project DM19410), PRIN2009, VIRTUALAB (PON01_01297), MICROMAP (PON01_02589); Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (Italy): Invecchiamento: innovazioni tecnologiche e molecolari per un miglioramento della salute dell'anziano; and Center of Excellence in Comparative Genomics (Italy). We thank D.S. Horner, M. Chiara, M. Attimonelli and P. Cantatore for helpful discussions on the manuscript.

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Picardi, E., Pesole, G. Mitochondrial genomes gleaned from human whole-exome sequencing. Nat Methods 9, 523–524 (2012) doi:10.1038/nmeth.2029

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