Our 24Gb genome of Loblolly Pine is the largest genome ever assembled. Currently we are assembling a 30 Gb sugar pine genome.
Guillaume Marçais, Ph.D. in Applied Mathematics,
Michael Roberts, Ph.D. in Computer Science,
James Yorke, Distinguished Univ. Research Professor of Mathematics and Physics, yorke.umd.edu,
Aleksey Zimin, Director of genome assembly, Ph.D. in Physics.