The human genome project: past, present, and future

Watson, J. D. (April 1990) The human genome project: past, present, and future. Science, 248 (4951). pp. 44-9. ISSN 0036-8075 (Print)0036-8075 (Linking)

DOI: 10.1126/science.2181665


This article presents a short discussion of the development of the human genome program in the United States, a summary of the current status of the organization and administration of the National Institutes of Health component of the program, and some prospects for the future directions of the program and the applications of genome information.

Item Type: Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: Base Sequence Budgets Dna Federal Government *Human Genome Project/economics/organization & administration Humans International Cooperation Internationality National Institutes of Health (U.S.)/organization & administration Research Support as Topic Risk Assessment United States Biomedical and Behavioral Research Department of Energy Genetics and Reproduction Human Genome Organization (HUGO) *Human Genome Project National Center for Human Genome Research National Institutes of Health
Subjects: bioinformatics
bioinformatics > genomics and proteomics > genetics & nucleic acid processing > genomes
historical documents
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Communities: CSHL labs
Depositing User: Matt Covey
Date: 6 April 1990
Date Deposited: 28 Mar 2016 19:48
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