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After the gold rush

Neil Hall

Author affiliations

The Centre for Genomic Research, The University of Liverpool, Liverpool, L69 7ZB, UK

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Genome Biology 2013, 14:115  doi:10.1186/gb-2013-14-5-115

Published: 7 May 2013

First paragraph (this article has no abstract)

Have you noticed anything different recently? Last year, something we have all taken for granted for decades changed. I am not talking about new theories on the functionality of 'junk DNA' (I think that has received enough attention already) but the consequences of the change I am referring to may radically affect the way we do science.