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Human Genome News Archive Edition
Vol.9, No.3   July 1998

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1997 Santa Fe Highlights

Human Genome Project Administration

In the News


Software and the Internet


Meeting Calendars & Acronyms

  • Genome and Biotechnology Meetings 
  • Training Courses and Workshops 
  • Acronyms

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NIH NHGRI Funding Available

The following three awards are designed to foster the career development of persons with expertise in scientific disciplines that would further technological developments critical to the Human Genome Project and to understanding the genetic basis of diseases. Individuals must have degrees in computer science, mathematics, chemistry, engineering, physics, or such closely related scientific disciplines as bioinformatics, computational biology, statistics, biomathematics, and bioengineering.

Application receipt dates for all three topics: February 1, June 1, and October 1.

Contact for all three topics: Bettie Graham (301/496-7531, Fax: /480-2770,

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Human Genome Program, U.S. Department of Energy, Human Genome News (v9n3).

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.