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Proceedings from a conference presented by
Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc., National Educational Foundation
July 7-8, 2000, Philadelphia, PA
Exploring the Impact of Genetic Research on Minorities: DOE and Zeta Phi Beta sorority's National Educational Foundation--article excerpted from Human Genome News (November 2001)
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.