Polar Genome 101 Project of UPG
TheUnit of Polar Genomics (UPG) at KOPRI has been conducting research in threemajor areas based on genomics:
(1) De novo whole genome sequencing andannotation of Antarctic organisms;
(2) Functional genomics and comparativegenomics of various, specialized Antarctic biota;
(3) A new scientific approachtoward application of genomic resources.