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Latest Human Genome Project Stories

2012-08-02 13:46:02

It's relatively easy to collect massive amounts of data on microbes.

2012-07-10 15:30:31

In 2001, the Human Genome Project and Celera Genomics announced that after 10 years of work at a cost of some $400 million, they had completed a draft sequence of the human genome.

2012-07-02 12:53:40

The next "next-gen" technology in genome sequencing has gotten a major boost.

Mapping The Functional Genome
2012-07-02 08:12:28

Regulatory sequences of mouse genome sequenced for first time

Gross! Scientists Find More Than 10,000 Species Of Germs On The Human Body
2012-06-14 10:35:33

Take a much closer look at the human body and you might see something you perhaps didn’t expect to find: a community of more than 10,000 different species of germs and bacteria, making their home on our skin, in our mouths, up our noses, and in our gut.

2012-06-13 15:05:56

Human beings are ecosystems on two legs, each of us carrying enough microbes to outnumber our human cells by 10 to 1 and our genes by even more.

2012-06-11 19:28:58

The sequencing of the human genome has provided a wealth of genetic information, yet the goal of understanding the function of every gene remains outstanding.

2012-06-01 09:56:20

Our ability to “read” DNA has made tremendous progress in the past few decades, but the ability to understand and alter the genetic code, that is, to “rewrite” the DNA-encoded instructions, has lagged behind.


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