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Assembly of the Candida albicans genome into sixteen supercontigs aligned on the eight chromosomes

Marco van het Hoog1, Timothy J Rast2, Mikhail Martchenko1, Suzanne Grindle2, Daniel Dignard1, Hervé Hogues1, Christine Cuomo3, Matthew Berriman4, Stewart Scherer5, BB Magee2, Malcolm Whiteway1, Hiroji Chibana6, André Nantel1 and PT Magee2*

  • * Corresponding author: PT Magee magee@umn.edu

  • † Equal contributors

Author Affiliations

1 Biotechnology Research Institute, National Research Council of Canada, Montreal, Quebec, H4P 2R2, Canada

2 University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN, 55455, USA

3 Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard, Cambridge, MA, USA

4 Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Hinxton, CB10 1SA, UK

5 Paseo Grande, Moraga, CA 94556, USA

6 Research Center for Pathogenic Fungi and Microbial Toxicoses, Chiba University, Chiba, 260-8673, Japan

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Genome Biology 2007, 8:R52  doi:10.1186/gb-2007-8-4-r52

Published: 9 April 2007

Additional files

Additional data file 1:

Gel electrophoresis separation of the PCR products produced to close the gaps

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Additional data file 2:

Oligonucleotides in the PCR reactions whose products are shown in Additional data file 1

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