Pocket-sized scanner helps fill gaps in the human genome

日期:2017-07-22 02:00:24 作者:钟离产揍 阅读:

Patrice Latron/EURELIOS/Look At Sciences/SPL By Michael Le Page We’ve yet to finish sequencing the entire human genome – but we have just filled in a few of the remaining gaps thanks to a tiny, cheap DNA sequencer. Some parts of the human genome consist of short sequences repeated over and over again. Conventional DNA sequencing methods can only read a few hundred DNA letters at a time,