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Human Genome News Archive Edition

Human Genome News, January 1994; 5(5)

Whitehead/MIT Mouse Genetic Map Available

Release Five of the Whitehead Institute/Massachusetts Institute of Technology Genome Center Genetic Map of the Mouse, containing 3011 markers (1000 more than Release Four),is now available. For access information and a description of the map, see HGN 5(4), 7 (November 1993). [Contact: Ert Dredge (619/252-1922, Fax: /252-1902, Internet:]


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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.