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Scientists Make DNA Sequencing A Safer Bet
2013-02-25 18:51:43

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online DNA sequencing can be extremely useful in the right situations, but according to two researchers from the University of Southern California, understanding how much DNA to sequence can be a risky and expensive gamble. In an attempt to make sequencing easier and affordable enough to be used in all fields of research, Andrew Smith, computational biologist at the USC Dornsife College of Letters and USC graduate student Timothy Daley...


Word of the Day
barratry
  • The offense of persistently instigating lawsuits, typically groundless ones.
  • An unlawful breach of duty on the part of a ship's master or crew resulting in injury to the ship's owner.
  • Sale or purchase of positions in church or state.
This word ultimately comes from the Old French word 'barater,' to cheat.
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