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Chan Zuckerberg Initiative hands out $15 million to help scientists 'map every cell in the human body' - GeekWire


GeekWire
The goal of the project is to “map every cell in the human body as a resource to understand and improve human health and disease,” Chan wrote in a Facebook post announcing the new funding. The idea is to have an encyclopedic understanding of human ...
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EPFL becomes part of Chan Zuckerberg's project to develop Human Cell Atlas - News-Medical.net


News-Medical.net
The Human Cell Atlas is an international effort to map every type of cell in the healthy human body as a resource for studies of both health and disease. The HCA aims to revolutionize the understanding of human anatomy and cell biology and shall ...

Gopher control tricky, worth effort - Waco Tribune-Herald


Waco Tribune-Herald
A series of gopher mounds are visible in an East Texas pasture. Gophers consume vegetation and plant roots while mounds can cause damage to farm equipment. Texas A&M Agrilife — Adam Russell. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. OVERTON — Gophers ...

Visible Human Project

Rockville - United States

Creating complete, anatomically detailed, three-dimensional representations of the male and female human body. A project of the U.S. National Library of Medicine.

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The Visible Human Project - Pie
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The Visible Human Project is an effort to create a detailed data set of cross-sectional photographs of the human body, in order to facilitate anatomy visualization applications. A male and a female cadaver were cut into thin slices which were then photographed and digitized. The project is run by the U.S. National Library of Medicine (NLM) under the direction of Michael J. Ackerman.

The Visible Human
United States

A guided tour providing an introduction to human anatomy and physiology using images and animations based on the Visible Human Project - from the Washington Univ. Med. School.

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.

The Human Genome Diversity Project
United States

Stanford University describes this international project that seeks to understand the diversity and unity of the entire human species. Includes a summary of the purpose of the project and of the planning work done.

BBC: Human Genome Project
United Kingdom

Transcript of a discussion with David Baltimore, John Sulston and David Bentley about the project.

United States

News, FAQs, topical fact sheets, progress reports, and more, for students and scientists.

A Brief History of the Human Genome Project
United States

Chapter one from, Morality and the New Genetics: A Guide for Students and Health Care Providers.

United States

Details about the U.S. Human Genome Project including its goals, history and progress with links to key documents, publications, a timeline, and Project contacts.

Human Brain Project at Caltech
United States

Applying newly emerging computational techniques to in vivo optical and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) of the developing brain.

United States

Completed in 2003, the Human Genome Project (HGP) was a 13-year project coordinated by the U.S. Department of Energy and the National Institutes of Health. During the early years of the HGP, the Wellcome Trust (U.K.) became a major partner; additional contributions came from Japan, France, Germany, China, and others. Project goals were to : * identify all the approximately 20,000-25,000 genes in human DNA, * determine the sequences of the 3