Identical DNA Codes Discovered in six Plant Species safter 32 billion searches
Published: Tuesday, April 10, 2012 Last Updated: Tuesday, April 10, 2012
Analyzing massive amounts of data officially became a national priority recently when the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy announced the Big Data Research and Development Initiative. A multi-disciplinary team of University of Missouri researchers rose to the big data challenge when they solved a major biological question by using a groundbreaking computer algorithm to find identical DNA sequences in different plant and animal species.
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