Genomes That Got Sequenced: Class of 2012
December 22, 2012 by ·interesting Venn diagrams and pig walking plots.
Got Sequenced?Here is the (incomplete) list of species that “Got Sequenced” and made it to the big league in the year 2012. The sequenced species/range from tiny leech to extinct Denisovan.
- Gorilla: Insights into hominid evolution from the gorilla genome sequence
- Tomato: The tomato genome sequence provides insights into fleshy fruit evolution
- Bonobo, the Ape: The bonobo genome compared with the chimpanzee and human genomes
- Denisovan: A High-Coverage Genome Sequence from an Archaic Denisovan Individual
- Banana: The banana (Musa acuminata) genome and the evolution of monocotyledonous plants
- Rice: A map of rice genome variation reveals the origin of cultivated rice
- Pig: Analyses of pig genomes provide insight into porcine demography and evolution
- Bread Wheat: Analysis of the bread wheat genome using whole-genome shotgun sequencing
- Oyster: The oyster genome reveals stress adaptation and complexity of shell formation
- Owl limpet, a marine polychaete and a freshwater leech: Insights into bilaterian evolution from three spiralian genomes
- Bat Comparative Analysis of Bat Genomes Provides Insight into the Evolution of Flight and Immunity