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Human Genome News Archive Edition

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

Data and Resource Availability

Data corresponding to the integrated map are available as flat files via ftp ( and in an interactive, browsable from via WWW ( Random genome-wide STSs and YACs as well as RH cell lines used for creating the maps are available commercially from Research Genetics in Huntsville, Alabama (800/533-4363, Fax:205/536-9016, ResGen Products and Services have migrated to Invitrogen’s website:

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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.