Grant Name:

Microbial Genome Sequencing Project

  • Date Awarded:
    Sep 2004
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  • Term:
    64 months
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To support the J. Craig Venter Institute to sequence and perform initial characterizations of the genomes of over 175 ecologically relevant marine bacteria and archaea submitted by the international community. The new genome sequences can serve as scaffolds for environmental metagenomic analyses and provide clues to microbial activities in the ocean. Genome sequence data and associated metadata are publicly available.

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