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Human Genome News Archive Edition

Human Genome News, January-March 1996; 7(5)

Genetic Counselors Publish Newsletter

Perspectives in Genetic Counseling, the National Society of Genetic Counselors (NSGC) quarterly newsletter, features articles on counseling issues, news from the NSGC board and committees, resource reviews, announcements, a bulletin board and student corner, letters to the editor, a calendar of professional meetings, and employment opportunities for genetic counselors and students. [Nonmembers, $25 annually. Send check payable to NSGC to Bea Leopold; 233 Canterbury Dr.; Wallingford, PA 19086 (610/872-7608, Fax: -1192, beansgc@aol.com).]


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Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v7n5).

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.