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  • Genome mining effort discovers 19 new natural products in four years

    Genome mining identifies organisms with genes of interest before conducting in-depth analyses of the organisms or the products they produce.

    Graphic by Julie McMahon

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  • Editor’s notes:

    To reach William Metcalf, call 217-244-1943; email metcalf@life.illinois.edu.

    To reach Wilfred van der Donk, call 217-244-5360; email vddonk@illinois.edu.

    To reach Kou-San Ju, email kju@illinois.edu.

    To reach Jiangtao Gao, email jgaotao@163.com.

    The paper “Discovery of phosphonic acid natural products by mining the genomes of 10,000 actinomycetes” is available online or from the U. of I. News Bureau.