Ewen F Kirkness

Summary

Affiliation: J. Craig Venter Institute
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Sequencing of isolated sperm cells for direct haplotyping of a human genome
    Ewen F Kirkness
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Genome Res 23:826-32. 2013
  2. pmc Towards a comprehensive structural variation map of an individual human genome
    Andy W Pang
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Genome Biol 11:R52. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Whole genome sequencing
    Pauline C Ng
    The J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 628:215-26. 2010
  4. pmc The diploid genome sequence of an individual human
    Samuel Levy
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Biol 5:e254. 2007
  5. pmc Genome sequences of the human body louse and its primary endosymbiont provide insights into the permanent parasitic lifestyle
    Ewen F Kirkness
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:12168-73. 2010

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc Sequencing of isolated sperm cells for direct haplotyping of a human genome
    Ewen F Kirkness
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland 20850, USA
    Genome Res 23:826-32. 2013
    ..In addition to generating chromosome-length haplotypes, the approach can directly identify recombination events (averaging 1.1 per chromosome) with a median resolution of <100 kb...
  2. pmc Towards a comprehensive structural variation map of an individual human genome
    Andy W Pang
    Department of Molecular Genetics, University of Toronto, 1 King s College Circle, Toronto, Ontario M5S 1A8, Canada
    Genome Biol 11:R52. 2010
    ..It is still unclear to what extent a typical genome differs from the reference assembly, and the analysis of the genomes sequenced to date have shown varying results for copy number variation (CNV) and inversions...
  3. doi request reprint Whole genome sequencing
    Pauline C Ng
    The J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD, USA
    Methods Mol Biol 628:215-26. 2010
    ..We expect methodologies to evolve rapidly as sequencing technologies improve and more human genomes are sequenced...
  4. pmc The diploid genome sequence of an individual human
    Samuel Levy
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, Maryland, USA
    PLoS Biol 5:e254. 2007
    ..These data depict a definitive molecular portrait of a diploid human genome that provides a starting point for future genome comparisons and enables an era of individualized genomic information...
  5. pmc Genome sequences of the human body louse and its primary endosymbiont provide insights into the permanent parasitic lifestyle
    Ewen F Kirkness
    J Craig Venter Institute, Rockville, MD 20850, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:12168-73. 2010
    ..Thus, the body louse genome project offers unique information and tools to use in advancing understanding of coevolution among vectors, symbionts, and pathogens...