Summarizing a couple of Virginia Walbot’s ten reasons you should care about the maize genome
Hear one of the lead authors of the maize genome paper explain how and why it was done in under four minutes.
Reviewing the quality of the genome sequence itself.
We can already see research made possible by the maize genome.
Read about how the maize genome project is helping researchers find more genes selected for during the domestication of maize.
Plants have more genes than people, why is this still news
Other people on the web react to the maize genome (also why different colors of corn are not different species)