Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Energy Human Genome Program
Human Genome News Archive Edition
Gopher and WWW servers are available for the BioMolecular Engineering Research Center and Molecular Biology Computer Research Resource (BMERC) at Boston University (http://bmerc-www.bu.edu). These servers provide access to (1) the Protein Sequence Analysis System, an e-mail server for analyzing amino acid sequences; (2) ProLink, an integrated database of protein structure, sequence homology, and functional pattern data installed in a relational format under Sybase; and (3) specially designed software, data files, and support information.
Contact: Bill Schmidt; BMERC; Boston University; 36 Cummington St.; Boston, MA 02215 (617/353-7123, Fax: -7020, firstname.lastname@example.org or email@example.com)
The electronic form of the newsletter may be cited in the following style:
Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v6n6).
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.