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Hedlund lab funded through DOE Joint Genome Institute, 2012

August 23, 2012

The Hedlund lab was awarded a grant from the Department of Energy's Joint Genome Institute Community Sequencing Program entitled "Sequencing the genomes of two abundant thermophiles in Great Basin hot springs: Thermocrinis jamiesonii and novel Chloroflexi Thermoflexus hugenholtzii". This grant provides funds and collaboration to sequence, assemble, and annotate complete genomes for two important thermophiles. To read more about the Community Sequencing Program visit their website.