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Larry Smarr Quotes

What he [Venter] realized is that the DNA in microorganisms is about 1,000th the length of the human genome. Instead of 3 billion base pairs, it is more like a couple of million-so it is a thousand-times-simpler problem.
Larry Smarr

In the ocean, you have a very dense ecology of microbes, particularly in the surface.
Larry Smarr

This program is a terrific example of the blending of science and entertainment. It fits wonderfully with Calit2's mission of helping the public understand what research organizations like ours are doing and how it might impact their lives.
Larry Smarr