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University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Caption: Lawrence B. Schook, right, a professor of biomedical sciences at Illinois, with animal sciences professor Jonathan Beever. Schook, who is also an affiliate of the Institute for Genomic Biology at Illinois, led the international pig genome sequencing project, which has produced a draft of the pig genome.
Credit: Photo by L. Brian Stauffer, U. of I. News Bureau.
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