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Posted by John Cottrell (March 18, 2015)

Expressed Sequence Tags

In our help pages and training course material, we suggest Expressed Sequence Tags (ESTs) as a source of sequence data for organisms that are poorly represented in the protein databases. For example, even though the Atlantic cod (Gadus morhua) is of vital importance to the British Fish & Chip industry, there are only 1,207 distinct protein sequences in NCBInr, compared [...]

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