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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

The New NHGRI Brochure

Eric Green

In this month's The Genomics Landscape, Dr. Green highlights the new NHGRI brochure, NHGRI's Summer Workshop in Genomics held this past August, the request for public comment on human subjects protections, and welcomes NHGRI's new chief of communications, John Ohab. 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: September 30, 2015