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Human Genome News, October-December 1996; 8:(2)
The whole-genome transcript maps published in Science (Schuler et al., 1996) [See HGN article this issue.] and displayed in GDB at the American Society of Human Genetics meeting in San Francisco have been loaded into GDB's production database (map list: http://www.gdb.org/gdb-bin/genera/genera/hgd/IntegratedMap?!action=query&displayName=RH). These maps can be viewed using GDB's Mapview helper application.
2013 post-production note: GDB (Wikipedia) is no longer operational. See http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/genome/guide/human/index.shtml
The electronic form of the newsletter may be cited in the following style:
Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v8n2).
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.