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Human Genome Project

Definitions

from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun An international scientific research project that was conducted between 1990 and 2003 to determine the base-pair sequences in human DNA and to store this information in computer databases for the subsequent identification and analysis of genes and other features of the genome.

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  • proper noun genetics an organized international scientific endeavour to determine the complete structure of human genetic material (DNA), identify all the genes, and to understand their function

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun an international study of the entire human genetic material

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Examples

  • And that big multibillion-dollar hullabaloo called the Human Genome Project?

    Beyond the Book of Life

  • The Human Genome Project has been the classic leading edge customer, making technology that fifteen years ago was science fiction affordable to ordinary researchers.

    Followup to "dragons and microbes" post - The Panda's Thumb

  • That year the Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health initiated a joint research effort called the Human Genome Project.

    I’m Working on That

  • That year the Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health initiated a joint research effort called the Human Genome Project.

    I’m Working on That

  • That year the Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health initiated a joint research effort called the Human Genome Project.

    I’m Working on That

  • That year the Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health initiated a joint research effort called the Human Genome Project.

    I’m Working on That

  • The Human Genome Project is a decidedly international effort, with contributions from the United States, the United Kingdom, France,

    Press Briefing On The Human Genome Project

  • Just last week, the NIH announced a milestone in the Human Genome Project, which is identifying the location and function of nearly every human gene.

    President Remarks On Cancer Initiatives Announcement

  • Some predict success in the global effort, called the Human Genome Project, within fifteen years or so.

    Out of Control

  • For me as a physician, the great appeal of the Human Genome Project was the opportunity it offered to seek answers to some of medicine's biggest puzzles.

    Scientific American

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