Scientists Sequence Walnut Genome

13:00 EDT 3 Apr 2019 | ISAAA

A new study led by scientists at the University of California, Davis (UC Davis), and USDA's Agricultural Research Service (ARS) has sequenced the genomes of the English walnut and its wild North American relative using long-read DNA sequencing and optical genome mapping. The genome sequences are the highest quality ever assembled of any woody peren...

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