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Human Genome News Archive Edition

Human Genome News, January 1994; 5(5)

ELSI Bibliography Published

The second print edition of ELSI Bibliography: Ethical Legal and Social Implications of the Human Genome Project is available for distribution. Compiled by Michael Yesley and staff at Los Alamos National Laboratory (LANL), the 265-page document lists publications drawn from an underlying database on major topics related to ethical, legal, and social implications (ELSI) of the Human Genome Project. [Contact for DOE and DOE contractors: Office of Scientific and Technical Information; P.O. Box 62; Oak Ridge, TN 37831 (615/576-8401). Contact for public: National Technical Information Service; U.S. Department of Commerce; 5285 Port Royal Rd.; Springfield, VA 22161.]


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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.