Sunday, November 22, 2009

Show for Nov 22, 2009. Building the Genome Zoo: The Genome 10K Project

In the most ambitious effort of its type ever attempted, scientists are hoping to map the genes of 10,000 different animals. Proponents say the Genome 10K Project will provide vast new insights into the biology, evolution and preservation of species. Project coordinator David Haussler of UC Santa Cruz discusses the effort.

Visit the Genome 10K Project Website