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Human Genome News Archive Edition

Human Genome News, May 1994; 6(1)

National Advisory Council for Human Genome Research

Francis S. Collins (chair) - National Institutes of Health

Lennette J. Benjamin - Montefiore Medical Hospital Center

David Botstein - Stanford University

Jerome R. Cox - Washington University, St Louis

Norman Davidson - California Institute of Technology

Joe W. Gray - University of California, San Francisco

Neil Holtzman (ad hoc) - Johns Hopkins University

David E. Housman - Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Kay R. Jamison - Johns Hopkins University

Dorothy Nelkin - New York University

Rodney Rothstein - Columbia University

Diane C. Smith - Bull Information Systems

Lloyd M. Smith - University of Wisconsin, Madison

M. Anne Spence - University of California, Irvine

Shirley M. Tilghman - Princeton University


HGMIS Staff

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Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v6n1).

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.