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Genome Res. 2002 Dec;12(12):1999-2003.

Assembly, verification, and initial annotation of the NIA mouse 7.4K cDNA clone set.

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Developmental Genomics and Aging Section, Laboratory of Genetics, National Institute on Aging (NIA), National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, Maryland, 20892, USA.

Abstract

A set of 7407 cDNA clones (NIA mouse 7.4K) was assembled from >20 cDNA libraries constructed mainly from early mouse embryos, including several stem cell libraries. The clone set was assembled from embryonic and newborn organ libraries consisting of ~120,000 cDNA clones, which were initially re-arrayed into a set of ~11,000 unique cDNA clones. A set of tubes was constructed from the racks in this set to prevent contamination and potential mishandling errors in all further re-arrays. Sequences from this set (11K) were analyzed further for quality and clone identity, and high-quality clones with verified identity were re-arrayed into the final set (7.4K). The set is freely available, and a corresponding database was built to provide comprehensive annotation for those clones with known identity or homology, and has been made available through an extensive Web site that includes many link-outs to external databases and analysis servers.

PMID:
12466305
PMCID:
PMC187561
DOI:
10.1101/gr.633802
[Indexed for MEDLINE]
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