13 April 2007
Vol 316, Issue 5822

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COVER A rhesus macaque in the NIH Animal Center, Poolesville, MD. The newly available genome sequence of the macaque will enhance its importance as a model for biomedical research and for studies on primate evolution. A special section beginning on page 215 describes the sequencing efforts and some initial fruits of the sequence analysis, and includes a poster, online videos, interviews, and educational tools. Photo: Joshua Moglia