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Human Genome News, July-September 1996; 8(1)

1996 Awards in Genome and DNA-Related Technologies

Phase I

  • BIOS Laboratories, Inc. (New Haven, Connecticut): Directed Multiplex DNA Sequencing by Hybridization
  • Promega Corporation (Madison, Wisconsin): An Engineered RNA/DNA Polymerase to Increase Speed and Economy of Deoxyribonucleic Acid Sequencing

Phase II

  • ApoCom, Inc. (Oak Ridge, Tennessee): GRAIL-GenQuest: A Comprehensive Computational Sytstm for DNA Sequence Analysis
  • Cyber Connect Corporation (Storrs, Connecticut): A Graphical Ad Hoc Query Interface Capable of Accessing Heterogeneous Public Genome Databases

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