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HapMap (short for "haplotype map") is the nickname of the International HapMap Project, an international project that seeks to relate variations in human DNA sequences with genes associated with health.
hapmaphapmap (short for "haplotype map") is the nickname of the international hapmap project , an international project that seeks to relate …
Educational Resources
A haplotype is a set of DNA variations, or polymorphisms, that tend to be inherited together.
… chromosomes, single nucleotide polymorphisms, snps, international hapmap project … a haplotype is a set of dna variations, or …
Staff
Dr. Lisa Brooks is a program director in the Division of Genome Sciences at the National Human Genome Research Institute. ​
… human genome research institute (nhgri). she oversees the international 1000 genomes project , which aims to sequence the genomes of 2500 people … dr. brooks was also the overseer for the international hapmap project , which found the patterns of variation across …
Research Funding
NHGRI's programs and projects support research in one of six domains to advance the field of genomics and improve human health.
… gene environment association studies (geneva) human genome project (hgp) international hapmap project knockout mouse program (komp) large-scale …
About NHGRI
A timeline of notable events in the history of the National Human Genome Research Institute.
… history is inextricably intertwined with the human genome project and the history of the field of genomics. … the … the role of the national institutes of health (nih) in the international human genome project (hgp). the hgp was … genome research institute launches the  international hapmap project , this new venture is aimed at speeding the …
Research Funding
The Encyclopedia of DNA Elements (ENCODE) Pilot Project launched in September 2003 to identify all functional elements in the human genome sequence.
… of dna elements (encode) in september 2003 to carry out a project to identify all functional elements in the human … finished sequence of the human genome was announced by the international human genome sequencing consortium ( finishing … sequence data in project analyses. … the  international hapmap project  has decided to focus on 10 of the encode …
About Genomics
Explore frequently asked questions and answers about the Human Genome Project and its impact on the field of genomics.
… asked questions and answers about the human genome project and its impact on the field of genomics. … a genome … bases in the human genome. … on june 26, 2000, the international human genome sequencing consortium announced … other genome-related projects (e.g., the international hapmap project to study human genetic variation and the …
The Genomics Landscape
In the June 2019 edition of The Genomics Landscape, NHGRI Director Eric Green details the legacy of the Human Microbiome Project as it reaches completion.
… catalyzed the launching of the nih human microbiome project (hmp). in 2007, the nih common fund initiated the hmp … in the leadership of multiple initiatives, including the international hapmap project , the 1000 genomes project , the genomic …
News Release
North Asians may be more closely related to Eastern and Northern Europeans than previously thought.
… to a new genomics study in  nature genetics . … the international team of researchers, including those from the … they then incorporated it with data from the 1000 genomes project that focuses on asian populations from eastern … of coordinated large scale sequencing projects such as the hapmap and 1000 genomes projects , which specifically sought …
Leadership Initiatives
NHGRI's Oral History Collection features discussions with influential figures in the field of genomics and the history of institute.
… headed ncbi’s team in the genome reference consortium, an international group focusing on refining data on the human … his career as a program director for the human genome project in 1988. he was then one of the founders of nhgri, a … genome project. rick also discusses his involvement in the hapmap project, encode, and the importance of both gwas and …