Well, here comes Mary Jane with her brand new friends Medicinal Genomics and 454 Medicinal Genomics announced it has sequenced the entire genomes of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica (two strains of the therapeutic plant). They were using Roche’s GS FLX+ System to do so.
At the same time, I was browsing the last issue of Nature Reviews Genetics and spotting the title Technology: Getting Moore from DNA sequencing. Oh yes, for sure!
I find this totally awesome, of course One of the good points is very pragmatic (and reassuring for sceptical fashionistas), as you may see it below:
This shoe is totally made out of cannabis