The draft genome and transcriptome of Cannabis sativa

@article{vanBakel2011TheDG,
  title={The draft genome and transcriptome of Cannabis sativa},
  author={Harm van Bakel and Jake M. Stout and Atina G. Cot{\'e} and Carling M Tallon and Andrew G. Sharpe and Timothy R. Hughes and Jonathan E. Page},
  journal={Genome Biology},
  year={2011},
  volume={12},
  pages={R102 - R102}
}
BackgroundCannabis sativa has been cultivated throughout human history as a source of fiber, oil and food, and for its medicinal and intoxicating properties. Selective breeding has produced cannabis plants for specific uses, including high-potency marijuana strains and hemp cultivars for fiber and seed production. The molecular biology underlying cannabinoid biosynthesis and other traits of interest is largely unexplored.ResultsWe sequenced genomic DNA and RNA from the marijuana strain Purple… 

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