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Just in time for Halloween: Scientists successfully sequence pumpkin genomes

Boyce Thompson Institute | 
Scientists ... have sequenced the genomes of two important pumpkin species, Cucurbita maxima and Cucurbita moschata. The finished genomes appear in the October ...
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Spinach genome will help breeders improve disease-resistance, yield and quality

Boyce Thompson Institute | 
While you may not gulp spinach by the can-fulls, if you love spanakopita or your go-to appetizer is spinach artichoke ...
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