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Genome watch: Singled out

Nature Reviews Microbiology volume 9, page 485 (2011) | Download Citation

Abstract

This month's Genome Watch reviews a recent article that demonstrates the use of single-cell genomics as a means of characterizing uncultivated microorganisms.

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  1. Alan Walker is at the Sanger Institute, Wellcome Trust Genome Campus, Hinxton, Cambridge, CB10 1SA, UK.  microbes@sanger.ac.uk

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