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Human Genome News, May-June 1995; 7(1)
Stories from the Scientists is a set of classroom videotapes and teachers' guides growing out of the 1992 symposium Winding Your Way Through DNA. The 30-min. documentary describes the collaborations between James Watson and Francis Crick, who discovered the structure of DNA; and Herbert Boyer and Stanley Cohen, who pioneered recombinant DNA techniques. Entire symposium also available on videotape. [Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory Press (800/843-4388 or 516/349-1930, Fax: -1946)]
The electronic form of the newsletter may be cited in the following style:
Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v7n1).
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.