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11 Developments and Discoveries in Human Biology and Medicine Over the Past Ten Years - Interesting Engineering


Interesting Engineering
Since the completion of the groundbreaking Human Genome Project, massive strides have been made in our understanding of biology, science, and the human body. Many developments have been made on the genetic or cellular level that could have ...

Former Lawyer, PhD In Biochemistry Among New Project Inspire Teacher Residents - The Chattanoogan


The Chattanoogan
Resident Sarah Stumper interviewed for Project Inspire while working towards a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Biophysics from Brandeis University. Her volunteer work with Big Brothers Big Sisters led to a realization that she loves helping others explore ...

Animated History: The Evolution Of Parenting - NPR


NPR
The Great Wall of China. A walk on the moon. Genome sequencing. How did we humans, who share almost all of our DNA with chimpanzees, end up doing all that, while they ended up pretty much where they started? Some scientists will tell you it was ...

Porphyromonas Gingivalis Genome Project

Framingham - United States

Organism most strongly associated with human periodontal disease. Comprehensive resource with information on pathogenesis, genetic tools, cloned genes, photographs, and related links.

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Porphyromonas Gingivalis Genome Project (PGGP)
United States

Researching the genetic sequence of Porphyromonas gingivalis, the organism most strongly associated with human periodontal disease.

Salamander Genome Project
United States

Development of expressed sequence tags (ESTS) and a comprehensive genome map. Includes project overview, linkage maps, and conserved syntenies .

Cat Genome Project
United States

Features genetic markers and maps, animal model, and publications. maintained by the Laboratory of Genomic Diversity at the National Cancer Institute.

Horse Genome Project
United States

International cooperative effort to define the DNA sequence of the domestic horse.

Human Genome Project
United States

Information about the Project, its progress, history, and goals; issues associated with genome research; frequently asked questions, the science behind the project; and Project sponsors.

United States

Chromosome 11 genomic database. Includes information about anchoring BACs from RPCI-23 library to the genetic markers, physical map, and end sequences of the BACs. Baylor College of Medicine .

The Floral Genome Project
United States

Ambitious effort to map floral genetics with attention to "missing link" taxa, hosted at Penn State University and funded by the National Science Foundation.

Genome Sequencing Project
United States

A tardigrade genome sequencing project, launched in 2007.

United States

Particular focus on Amanita bisporigera and the genes related to amatoxin production in this genus.

Genome 10K Project
United States

The UCSC Genome 10K project aims to assemble a genomic zoo--a collection of DNA sequences representing the genomes of 10,000 vertebrate species, approximately one for every vertebrate genus.