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Human Genome News Archive Edition
In this issue...
HGP and the Private Sector
In the News
Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues
Web, Publications, Resources
Meeting Calendars & Acronyms
Imaging Gene Expression Workshop Report
Imaging Gene Expression In Vivo: Extending Nuclear Medicine for the Next Millennium is the final report of a June 1999 workshop on imaging gene expression and the technical and scientific obstacles to this methodology. With this workshop, the DOE Office of Biological and Environmental Research took the first step toward applying fruits of the Human Genome Project to nuclear medicine. [Print copy: Sharon Betson, 301/903-3213; PDF (printer-friendly) file]
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The Human Genome Project (HGP) was an international 13-year effort, 1990 to 2003. Primary goals were to discover the complete set of human genes and make them accessible for further biological study, and determine the complete sequence of DNA bases in the human genome. See Timeline for more HGP history.
Published from 1989 until 2002, this newsletter facilitated HGP communication, helped prevent duplication of research effort, and informed persons interested in genome research.