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Human genome project

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Human genome project

Just reflect ....

on the millions of base pairs that make up the human genome

on the efforts of scientists and technologists around the world deciphering the human genetic code

on the potential benefits that understanding the human genome will bring - and the issues that will need to be considered

Knowledge of the human genome brings with it enormous power, and also great responsibilities.

Click here to download the Human Genome Project poster shown below.

human genome project poster