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Human Genome News Archive Edition
Human Genome News, October-December 1996; 8:(2)
Enhancements to the Mouse Genome Database (MGD) Release 3.1 are now online (http://www.informatics.jax.org). These include a new search engine to improve full-text searching within MGD; revised documentation and an online symbol-submission form from the Mouse Nomenclature Committee; modifications to several query forms, - including a new option to search for EST probes; updates to the DNA Mapping Panel data sets; and available 1996 Chromosome Committee reports. [User Support: 207/288-6445, firstname.lastname@example.org]
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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.
Published from 1989 until 2002, this newsletter facilitated HGP communication, helped prevent duplication of research effort, and informed persons interested in genome research.