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The last word on junk DNA

December 5, 2012 Leave a comment

Sean Eddy has written an excellent article that covers all the issues stirred up by the recent headline grabbing paper from the ENCODE consortium.   He also wrote a similar blog post in response to that publication.

Sean Eddy (2012). The C-value paradox, junk DNA and ENCODE. Current Biology 22, R898-899. [journal pdf] [preprint]

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