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Horse genome added to growing list of barnyard genetics projects

Shedding new light on chromosome structures, equines join pigs and cucumbers on roster of organisms to have DNA code spelled out letter by letter

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5:39pm, November 5, 2009

Were Old McDonald in the genome sequencing business, he would be among the researchers who have announced decoding the complete genetic blueprints of the horse, pig and cucumber.

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