Pocket-sized scanner helps fill gaps in the human genome

日期:2019-03-01 01:05:17 作者:柏怅婆 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,