Human Genome

The ten year race to complete a map of the human genetic code has ended in a tie. The publicly funded Human Genome Project and the private corporation Celera Genomics are announcing today that their work on a rough draft of a map of the human genome is complete. The map won't lead to medical miracles overnight, but once the information has been studied it could lead to the development of new drugs and therapies to treat diseases. Join Juan Williams and guests to discuss what a complete map of the human genome will mean for the future of medicine and humanity.



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