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DNA Software Takes The Drudgery Out Of Molecular Biology

Author: RICKI LEWIS, p.23 It is expected to take some 15 years to determine the sequence of the 3 billion base pairs that make up the human genome--roughly 550,000 base pairs per day. An analytical task of this magnitude would have been unthinkable just a few years ago, but today's rapidly advancing computer technology has made the international effort to sequence the human genome possible. C.B.S. Scientific Co. Inc. P.O. Box 856 Del Mar, Calif. 92014 Phone: (619) 755-4959 Fax: (619) 755-

Ricki Lewis

Author: RICKI LEWIS, p.23

It is expected to take some 15 years to determine the sequence of the 3 billion base pairs that make up the human genome--roughly 550,000 base pairs per day. An analytical task of this magnitude would have been unthinkable just a few years ago, but today's rapidly advancing computer technology has made the international effort to sequence the human genome possible.


C.B.S. Scientific Co. Inc.
P.O. Box 856
Del Mar, Calif. 92014
Phone: (619) 755-4959
Fax: (619) 755-0733
Product:
Personal Gel Reader (includes USEDIT software): $995

CLONTECH Laboratories Inc.
4030 Fabian Way
Palo Alto, Calif. 94303
Phone: (415) 424-8222
Fax: (415) 424-1352
Product:
Primer Detective: $295

DNASTAR Inc.
1228 S. Park St.
Madison, Wis. 53715
Phone: (608) 258-7420
Fax: (608) 258-7439
Products:
LASERGENE SYSTEM 190, DNA and protein analysis: $4,000
LASERGENE SYSTEM 2000, Comprehensive Molecular Biology Software:
$8,000 (Users can customize packages by ordering specific programs...

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