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United States Department of Agriculture

Agricultural Research Service

Research Project: ENHANCING GENETIC MERIT OF DAIRY CATTLE THROUGH GENOME SELECTION AND ANALYSIS Title: Unlocking the bovine genome

Authors
item Tellam, Ross -
item Lemay, Danielle -
item Van Tassell, Curtis
item Lewin, Harris -
item Worley, Kim -
item Elsik, Christine -

Submitted to: BioMed Central (BMC) Genetics
Publication Type: Peer Reviewed Journal
Publication Acceptance Date: April 24, 2009
Publication Date: April 24, 2009
Repository URL: http://hdl.handle.net/10113/40252
Citation: Tellam, R.L., Lemay, D.G., Van Tassell, C.P., Lewin, H.A., Worley, K.C., Elsik, C.G. 2009. Unlocking the bovine genome. BioMed Central (BMC) Genetics. 24(10):193.

Interpretive Summary: This article is a summary of all the research activities that took place over the course of the Bovine Genome Seqeuncing Project. It also summarizes the results and comments on the importance of the information generated from sequencing the bovine genome.

Technical Abstract: The draft genome sequence of cattle (Bos taurus) has now been analyzed by the Bovine Genome Sequencing and Analysis Consortium and the Bovine HapMap Consortium, which together represent an extensive collaboration involving more than 300 scientists from 25 different countries.

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