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Human Genome News, January 1998; 9:(1-2)

E. coli Web Site

A revised and updated E. coli sequence is now accessible at GenBank, NCBI (http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/genome/167), and the E. coli Genome Project Web site (http://www.genome.wisc.edu). Annotation is ongoing, and comments to the authors are appreciated.

E. coli Genome Navigator is a Web-based visual interactive display and query resource for the complete E. coli genome. It graphically displays coding sequences and other genome elements by functional category and allows users to browse the genome and query external data sources about any of these elements (http://www.molgen.mpg.de/~rodent/andy/DerBrowser/).

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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.