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Pigs in sequence space: A 0.66X coverage pig genome survey based on shotgun sequencing

  • Rasmus Wernersson1,
  • Mikkel H Schierup2,
  • Frank G Jørgensen2,
  • Jan Gorodkin3,
  • Frank Panitz4,
  • Hans-Henrik Stærfeldt1,
  • Ole F Christensen2,
  • Thomas Mailund2,
  • Henrik Hornshøj4,
  • Ami Klein3,
  • Jun Wang5, 6,
  • Bin Liu6,
  • Songnian Hu6,
  • Wei Dong6,
  • Wei Li6,
  • Gane KS Wong6,
  • Jun Yu6,
  • Jian Wang6,
  • Christian Bendixen4,
  • Merete Fredholm3,
  • Søren Brunak1,
  • Huanming Yang6Email author and
  • Lars Bolund5, 6Email author
Contributed equally
BMC Genomics20056:70

Received: 13 December 2004

Accepted: 10 May 2005

Published: 10 May 2005

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Archived Comments

  1. Data download:

    7 January 2006

    Rasmus Wernersson, Technical University of Denmark

    As a service to those who wish to work with the data published in pig genome paper, without having to process the more than 400 gigabytes of trace files, we have created a website which offers download of FASTA files containing the genomic reads.



    -Rasmus Wernersson, December 2005

    Competing interests

    None declared

  2. Data download moved to:

    15 June 2006

    Rasmus Wernersson, Technical University of Denmark

    We are currently (June 2006) in the process of moving the pig genome data download page to:

    Please use this link instead of the old ".org" link.

    -Rasmus Wernersson

    Competing interests

    None declared

Authors’ Affiliations

Center for Biological Sequence Analysis, Technical University of Denmark, Lyngby, Denmark
Bioinformatics Research Center, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
Division of Genetics, The Royal Veterinary and Agricultural University, Copenhagen, Denmark
Department of Animal Breeding and Genetics, Danish Institute of Agricultural Sciences, Foulum, Denmark
Institute of Human Genetics, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark
Beijing Genomics Institute, Beijing, China