EDUCATION: Genome A to Z

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Science  25 Apr 2003:
Vol. 300, Issue 5619, pp. 557
DOI: 10.1126/science.300.5619.557c

Geared for students and the public, this site from Britain's Wellcome Trust offers a good primer on genome research and its possible impact on medicine and society. The site's nifty Genome Browser profiles each chromosome and highlights its important genes. Visitors can read news updates and features on topics ranging from gene therapy to the origin of red hair. Helpful backgrounders explore the ethical implications of genome research.

www.wellcome.ac.uk/en/genome/index.html

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