Genome researchers at Bielefeld University decode the hamster genome

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The genome sequencing started out with the Chinese hamster (image). Genome researchers from Bielefeld University’s Middle for Biotechnology (CeBiTec) headed by Professor Dr. Alfred PĆ¼hler have succeeded in sequencing the genome of the Chinese hamster. The Chinese hamster materials the cell cultures used by the pharmaceutical industry to generate biopharmaceutical…