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Vol.10, No.3-4   October 1999 

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Available in PDF

DOE '99 Oakland Highlights

Genome Project

In the News 

Microbial Genomics

Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues


Web, Other Resources, Publications


Meeting Calendars & Acronyms

  • Genome and Biotech Meeting 
  • Training Courses and Workshops 
  • Acronyms

HGN archives and subscriptions

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Moves London Office

The London office of the Human Genome Organisation (HUGO) has moved and changed its e-mail address. Telephone and fax numbers remain the same.

144 Harley St.
London W1N 1AH, U.K.
+44/171-935-8085, Fax: -8341

Recruits Editors

HUGO is continuing to recruit chromosome editors for the Genome Database, now at the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto, Canada. Editors are elected by HUGO's Human Gene Mapping Committee. [Contact: David Callen (dcallen@medicine.adelaide.edu.au)]

The electronic form of the newsletter may be cited in the following style:
Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v10n3-4).

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.