Month: January 2018

Getting a hold of some samples… for the 25 Genomes Project

Getting a hold of some samples…

Sequencing new species is hard enough, but finding out where you can get a sample to work with can be even harder, Dan Mead discovers

On choosing the 25 species for our 25 Genomes project

On choosing the 25 species for the 25 Genomes Project

From 2 billion species to just 25 – how the Sanger Institute chose which species to sequence