The human genome project: past, present, and future

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Science  06 Apr 1990:
Vol. 248, Issue 4951, pp. 44-49
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.

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