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25 Genomes – Zone Report

Click to read the report 25 Genomes was funded by the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute as part of their 25th Anniversary celebrations. In 2018, the Institute is going to decode the DNA of 25 UK species for the first time, five of … Continue reading

Posted on May 31, 2018 by modmichaela in News | Leave a comment

Voting is OPEN!

Voting for 25 Genomes is OPEN!                   A genome is an organism’s complete set of genetic instructions written in DNA. Each genome contains all of the information needed to build that organism … Continue reading

Posted on November 6, 2017 by modtom in News | 4 Comments

Meet the species!

25 Genomes: Mapping Nature’s Code The Wellcome Sanger Institute is one of the world’s leading genomics research centres. It was the UK home for the Human Genome Project – which revealed the entire DNA code of life. In celebration of … Continue reading

Posted on November 1, 2017 by modmichaela in News | Leave a comment

Who’s in the running?

Having your genome sequenced is a big deal. Studying the genomes of different organisms can tell us so much about a species; how it has evolved, how it deals with changes in its environment and why it looks like it … Continue reading

Posted on October 12, 2017 by modmichaela in News | 2 Comments