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Vol. 11, No. 1-2, November 2000

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HGP and the Private Sector

HGP Milestones

In the News

Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues

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Meeting Calendars & Acronyms

  • Genome and Biotechnology Meetings
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Imaging Gene Expression Workshop Report

Imaging Gene Expression In Vivo: Extending Nuclear Medicine for the Next Millennium is the final report of a June 1999 workshop on imaging gene expression and the technical and scientific obstacles to this methodology. With this workshop, the DOE Office of Biological and Environmental Research took the first step toward applying fruits of the Human Genome Project to nuclear medicine. [Print copy: Sharon Betson, 301/903-3213, sharon.betson@science.doe.gov; PDF (printer-friendly) file http://www.er.doe.gov/production/ober/73_reports/lajolla_report.pdf]

The electronic form of the newsletter may be cited in the following style:
Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v11n1-2).

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.