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Nature 2001 Yearbook of Science and Technology
The Nature Yearbook of Science and Technology 2001 provides a comprehensive view of the major trends and players in the fast-moving world of science. It profiles thousands of institutions and organizations in almost every country in the world, including developing nations, and all U.S. states. The reference work also includes specially commissioned articles and essays by leading experts in their fields. One volume, 2000 pp., 2001. [Order via http://www.naturereference.com/NatureYearbook/nature_yearbookspecial.htm.]
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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.