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Human Genome News, March 1993; 4(6)

HUGO Invites Applications

The Human Genome Organization (HUGO) will hold its annual election of new members this summer. Now composed of 538 members from 35 countries, HUGO invites applications from anyone actively interested in human genome research. Application forms are available from HUGO members and the offices of HUGO Americas and HUGO Europe (note new address for HUGO Europe).


HUGO Americas
Diane Hinton
7986-D Old Georgetown Road
Bethesda, MD 20814
301/654-1477, Fax: /652-3368

HUGO Europe One Park Square West
London NW1 4LJ
United Kingdom
(Int.) 44/71/935-8085, Fax: -8341


For consideration this year, completed forms should be mailed (not faxed) to arrive at HUGO Americas by June 15. Applications must be supported by two HUGO members (not five, as was previously the case) and accompanied by a one-page curriculum vitae and a list of up to five key publications.


HGMIS Staff

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Human Genome Project 1990–2003

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.

Human Genome News

Published from 1989 until 2002, this newsletter facilitated HGP communication, helped prevent duplication of research effort, and informed persons interested in genome research.