On June 26, 2000, nearly 10 years into the 13-year project, President Bill Clinton announced an important milestone for the Human Genome Project at a major White House ceremony.
… than ever has been greatly satisfying to watch," she said. Mark Guyer, Ph.D., former NHGRI Deputy Director, was equally happy … have the sequence, what are we going to do with it?" said Mark Adams, Ph.D., a Celera Genomics scientist at the time. …
Epigenomics is a field in which researchers chart the locations and understand the functions of all the chemical tags that mark the genome.
… and understand the functions of all the chemical tags that mark the genome. … The epigenome is a multitude of chemical … to environmental exposures or disease. The first type of mark, called DNA methylation, directly affects the DNA in a … can remember which genes are on or off.The second kind of mark, called histone modification, affects DNA indirectly. …
Doctors and researchers reunite with patient who received gene therapy for GM1 gangliosidosis.
Scientists use genomics to discover an ancient dog species that may teach us about human vocalization
The finding marks a new effort in conserving an ancient dog breed, with potential to inform human vocalization processes.
February 15, 2021 marks the 20-year anniversary of publications reporting the draft human genome sequence.