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The diploid genome sequence of an Asian individual

Jun Wang, Wei Wang, Ruiqiang Li, Yingrui Li, Geng Tian, Laurie Goodman, Wei Fan, Junqing Zhang, Jun Li, Juanbin Zhang, Yiran Guo, Binxiao Feng, Heng Li, Yao Lu, Xiaodong Fang, Huiqing Liang, Zhenglin Du, Dong Li, Yiqing Zhao, Yujie Hu Show all

Nature | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2008

University of Melbourne Researchers


Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China

Awarded by Ministry of Science and Technology of China

Awarded by Chinese Academy of Sciences

Awarded by Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission

Awarded by Solexa project


Funding Acknowledgements

We are indebted to the faculty and staff of Beijing Genomics Institute at Shenzhen, whose names were not included in the author list, but who contributed to this work. This project is funded by the Shenzhen Municipal Government and the Yantian District local government of Shenzhen, and Shenzhen University assisted in this work. This study is also supported by the National Natural Science Foundation of China (30890032, 30725008, 90403130, 90608010, 30221004, 90612019, 30392130), the Ministry of Science and Technology of China ( 973 program: 2007CB815701, 2007CB815703, 2007CB815705; 863 program: 2006AA02Z334, 2006AA10A121, 2006AA02Z177), the Chinese Academy of Sciences (GJHZ0701-6, KSCX2-YWN-023), the Beijing Municipal Science and Technology Commission (D07030200740000), the Danish Platform for Integrative Biology, the Ole Romer grant from the Danish Natural Science Research Council, a pig bioinformatics grant from Danish Research Council and the Solexa project (272-07-0196), and the Lundbeck Foundation Centre of Applied Medical Genomics for Personalized Disease Prediction, Prevention and Care (LUCAMP). We thank Illumina Inc. for their assistance in setting up the Illumina Genome Analyzer platform and providing technology support. We appreciate the help of R. Gibbs and D. Wheeler with the SNP data set of the genome of J.D. Watson, and S. Levy's help for providing HuRef novel sequences. LUDAOPEI Hospital provided karyotyping of the DNA sample.