A new strategy for genome sequencing

Nature. 1996 May 30;381(6581):364-6. doi: 10.1038/381364a0.


Existing approaches to sequencing the human genome are based on the assumption that each region to be sequenced must first be mapped. But there is a simpler strategy in which any number of laboratories can cooperate.

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Chromosome Mapping
  • Chromosomes, Bacterial
  • Gene Library
  • Genes, Synthetic
  • Human Genome Project / economics
  • Humans
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA / economics
  • Sequence Analysis, DNA / methods*