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TitleGenome sequence of an inbred strain of Ciona intestinalis
Study TypeWhole Genome Sequencing
Abstract We established an inbred strain of a tunicate, C. intestinalis, from an individual caught in Onagawa-bay, Miyagi Prefecture, Japan, by repeating self-fertilization. We analyzed genomes from sperm of two mature siblings obtained after 11 self-crosses, and found that 0.04% of nucleotide positions were .. [more]
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Center NameOIST