Last updated: March 12, 2012
Billion Base Pair Celebration
National Academy of Sciences
November 23, 1999
The Billion Base Pair Celebration noted the completion and deposition into GenBank of one billion base pairs of human genome DNA sequence. The celebration honored hundreds of scientists across the country and around the world whose commitment and ingenuity have been vital to reaching this milestone in the Human Genome Project.
View the Celebration Events [videocast.nih.gov]
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