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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
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'