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NHGRI researchers to present talks, posters at ASHG annual meeting

Read moreNational Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) researchers will present four platform talks and 55 posters to highlight the institute's diverse portfolio at the 65th annual meeting of the American Society of Human Genetics (ASHG). More than 6,500 scientific attendees and 200 exhibitors are expected to attend the October 6-10 meeting, held this year at The Baltimore Convention Center.  Read more

A Quarter Century after the Human Genome Project's Launch: Lessons Beyond the Base Pairs

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October 1, 2015 marked the 25th anniversary of the launch of the Human Genome Project. To commemorate this anniversary the NHGRI History of Genomics Program is hosting a seminar series entitled "A Quarter Century after the Human Genome Project's Launch: Lessons Beyond the Base Pairs."  Read more

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The Genomics Landscape: A Message from the Director

25th Anniversary of the Launch of the Human Genome Project

Eric GreenOctober's Genomics Landscape marks the 25th anniversary of the Human Genome Project launch, reflecting on how far genomics has progressed since 1990. Also this month, The Genomics Landscape celebrates its second birthday by continuing to provide noteworthy, interesting and vital genomics news. This issue highlights the Undiagnosed Diseases Network, genomic data sharing policy, functional variation grants, a new event for H3Africa and more. Read more

NHGRI has an exciting video!

Screenshot from the NHGRI video Check out NHGRI's exciting showcase video! The fifteen-minute montage spotlights programs - by institute scientists and NHGRI-funded institutions - that are paving the way for the genomic revolution. The fast-paced video also highlights milestones in genomic history.
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Last Updated: October 6, 2015