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    • Assemblathon 2: evaluating de novo methods of genome assembly in three vertebrate species. 

      Bradnam, Keith R; Fass, Joseph N; Alexandrov, Anton; Baranay, Paul; Bechner, Michael; Birol, Inanç; Boisvert, Sébastien; ... (92 authors) (Gigascience, 2013-07-22)
      BACKGROUND: The process of generating raw genome sequence data continues to become cheaper, faster, and more accurate. However, assembly of such data into high-quality, finished genome sequences remains challenging. Many ...
    • Global view of the functional molecular organization of the avian cerebrum: mirror images and functional columns. 

      Jarvis, Erich D; Yu, Jing; Rivas, Miriam V; Horita, Haruhito; Feenders, Gesa; Whitney, Osceola; Jarvis, Syrus C; ... (19 authors) (J Comp Neurol, 2013-11)
      Based on quantitative cluster analyses of 52 constitutively expressed or behaviorally regulated genes in 23 brain regions, we present a global view of telencephalic organization of birds. The patterns of constitutively expressed ...
    • The genome of a songbird. 

      Warren, Wesley C; Clayton, David F; Ellegren, Hans; Arnold, Arthur P; Hillier, Ladeana W; Künstner, Axel; Searle, Steve; ... (82 authors) (Nature, 2010-04-01)
      The zebra finch is an important model organism in several fields with unique relevance to human neuroscience. Like other songbirds, the zebra finch communicates through learned vocalizations, an ability otherwise documented ...