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Dr. Richard Gibbs awarded prestigious Companion of the Order of Australia

Renowned genomics researcher Dr. Richard Gibbs of Baylor College of Medicine has been awarded the prestigious honor of the Companion of the Order of Australia – an accolade issued by the Australian government that recognizes eminent achievement and merit of the highest degree in service to Australia or humanity at large.

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Gibbon genome and the fast karyotype evolution of small apes

image: Cover of Nature higlighting article titled "Gibbon genome and the fast karyotype evolution of small apes"The sequence and analysis of the gibbon genome was published today in the journal Nature and led by scientists at Oregon Health & Science University, the Baylor College of Medicine Human Genome Sequencing Center and the Washington University School of Medicine’s Genome Institute.

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Whole Genome Sequencing

WGL: Whole Genome LaboratoryThe development and clinical implementation of the Whole Exome Sequencing test derives from a joint effort by Baylor's Human Genome Sequencing Center and the Medical Genetics Laboratories of the Department of Molecular and Human Genetics to establish a clinical laboratory dedicated to state-of-the-art next generation sequencing.

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