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Heterochromatic sequences in a Drosophila whole-genome shotgun assembly

Roger A Hoskins18*, Christopher D Smith28, Joseph W Carlson1, A Bernardo Carvalho3, Aaron Halpern4, Joshua S Kaminker2, Cameron Kennedy5, Chris J Mungall6, Beth A Sullivan5, Granger G Sutton4, Jiro C Yasuhara7, Barbara T Wakimoto7, Eugene W Myers4, Susan E Celniker1, Gerald M Rubin126 and Gary H Karpen5

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Genome Sciences, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA

2 Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA

3 Departamento de Genética, Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, CEP 21944-970, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

4 Celera Genomics, 45 West Gude Drive, Rockville, MD 20850, USA

5 Molecular and Cell Biology Laboratory, Salk Institute, La Jolla, CA 92037, USA

6 Howard Hughes Medical Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA

7 Department of Zoology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA

8 These authors contributed equally to this work

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Genome Biology 2002, 3:research0085-0085.16  doi:10.1186/gb-2002-3-12-research0085

This article is part of a series of refereed research articles from Berkeley Drosophila Genome Project, FlyBase and colleagues, describing Release 3 of the Drosophila genome, which are freely available at

Published: 31 December 2002

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