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The High School Scientific Training and Enrichment Program is one of four internship subprograms in the NIH Summer Internship Program in Biomedical Research.
… to participate in the High School Scientific Training and Enrichment Program (HiSTEP), one of four internship … Day. There, she learned about the Community College Summer Enrichment Program (CCSEP), another subprogram of the NIH … in genomics … The High School Scientific Training and Enrichment Program is one of four internship subprograms in …
15 Ways Genomics Influences Our World
Advances in genomics are reducing the cost of genome sequencing by a million-fold.
… our understanding of evolution. Our genome (that is, our DNA "blueprint") - and in fact the genomes of all life forms … To study the exact order (or  sequence ) of someone's DNA, researchers follow three major steps: (1) purify and copy the DNA; (2) read the sequence; and (3) compare to other …
Educational Resources
Step-by-step instructions and printable folding paper included in the downloadable document.
… You may recognize DNA as one of the most well-known biological structures. But … to make you own 3D origami model? The most common shape of DNA in living cells is a right-handed double helix called B-DNA. This structure was first famously proposed by Francis …
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DNA replication is the process by which a molecule of DNA is duplicated.
DNA Replication … DNA replication is the process by which a molecule of DNA is duplicated. … DNA, Cell Division, Cell Biology … DNA replication is the …
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Mitochondrial DNA is the small circular chromosome found inside mitochondria.
… Mitochondrial DNA … Mitochondrial DNA is the small circular chromosome found inside mitochondria. … Mitochondrial DNA, Mitochondria, Cell Biology, Inheritance … Mitochondrial …
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DNA sequencing is a laboratory technique used to determine the exact sequence of bases (A, C, G, and T) in a DNA molecule.
DNA Sequencing … DNA sequencing is a laboratory technique used to determine … the exact sequence of bases (A, C, G, and T) in a DNA molecule. … Adenine, Cytosine, Guanine, Thymine, ACGT, DNA, DNA Sequencing … DNA sequencing refers to the general …
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DNA fingerprinting is a laboratory technique used to establish a link between biological evidence and a suspect in a criminal investigation.
DNA Fingerprinting … DNA fingerprinting is a laboratory technique used to … evidence and a suspect in a criminal investigation. … DNA Fingerprinting, Criminal Investigation, Forensics, DNA Sequence, Paternity Test … DNA fingerprinting is a …
Outreach
National DNA Day is a unique day when students, teachers, and the public can learn more about genetics and genomics.
… National DNA Day commemorates the successful completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of DNA's double helix in 1953. NHGRI began celebrating DNA Day annually on April 25th after the 108th Congress …
Outreach
A map of DNA Day events taking place across the United States and the world.
… View this map of DNA Day events taking place across the United States and the … you.  … Open the map in a new window … Host an Event … DNA Day Events … A map of DNA Day events taking place across the United States and the …
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DNA - The Next Generation … Archive …