Human Genome Project

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What exactly is the human genome project?  Learn more by reading “An overview of the human genome project” by the National Human Genome Research Institute.

To learn more about the human genome, watch the following video “The Race to Sequence the Human Genome.”


 

For this activity you will work through an interactive, hyperlinked timeline of genetics that takes the user from Mendel (1865) to the completion of the mapping of the human genome in 2003.  Use this link to learn more.

 

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