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Human Genome News, January-June 1997; 8:(3-4)
A new STS-based radiation hybrid map of the human genome appears in the May issue of Genome Research [7(5), 422-33]. The new map, from the Stanford Human Genome Center, contains over 10,000 loci covering most of the human genome.
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Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v8n3).
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.