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2008 National DNA Day Online Chatroom Transcript

This is just one question from an archive of the National DNA Day Moderated Chat held in April 2008. The NHGRI Director and many genomics experts from across NHGRI took questions from students, teachers and the general public on topics ranging from basic genomic research, to the genetic basis of disease, to ethical questions about genetic privacy.

que tipo de DNA tine las vacas?
     Belen Hurle, Ph.D.: Generating data for use in developing and refining computational tools for comparing genomic sequence from multiple vertebrate species. Un DNA esencialmente como el tuyo: Las mismas letras , la misma estructura de doble helice, y empaquetado en cromosomas muy similares a los tuyos.Casi todos los genes que los humanos tienen , las vacas tambien los tienen.
Norma Torres and Hannah in NC (7th grade teacher)

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