The Vertebrate Genomes Project

The Vertebrate Genomes Project

The Vertebrate Genomes Project: What it takes to get it right. Sequencing all the vertebrates on Earth is a big job that requires many techniques. 150 scientists at 50 institutions in 12 countries are involved. More can join. And: labs do not need to be VGP members to...
Tiny New Mexico bird playing big role for science

Tiny New Mexico bird playing big role for science

Nov 22, 2018 | Andy Stiny A new international scientific effort just released the entire hereditary background of 14 different species, and a tiny bird that inhabits New Mexico is playing a starring role. Anna’s hummingbird, a unique creature that can be found in the...