Archived Blog Post: May 17, 2001

The Accidental Curist - "soon after the publication of the fruit-fly genome project in Science, government researchers said they found errors in the fruit-fly map. Celera refuted the claims, calling them 'petty.' Now, Karlin says half of the proteins that would be produced according to Celera's fruit-fly sequence do not match up with those in a Swiss public database"