Genetics Update Guests: Bruce Roe George Lynn Cross Research Professor of Chemistry and Biology Director, Advanced Center for Genome Technology University of Oklahoma Norman, Oklahoma Fred Cohen Member, Board of Directors DoubleTwist Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology University of California San Francisco, California Maja Bucan Associate Professor, Genetics Center for Neurobiology and Behavior University of Pennsylvania Medical Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The public-private race to get the first complete map of the human genome is nearing the finish line, with both groups expected to announce a working draft sometime this month. Then the real work begins: finding the genes along those long stretches of DNA and determining their function. This hour, we'll get an update on the latest genetics news.

Genetics Update

Genetics Update

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Guests: Bruce Roe George Lynn Cross Research Professor of Chemistry and Biology Director, Advanced Center for Genome Technology University of Oklahoma Norman, Oklahoma Fred Cohen Member, Board of Directors DoubleTwist Professor, Medicine and Pharmacology University of California San Francisco, California Maja Bucan Associate Professor, Genetics Center for Neurobiology and Behavior University of Pennsylvania Medical Center Philadelphia, Pennsylvania The public-private race to get the first complete map of the human genome is nearing the finish line, with both groups expected to announce a working draft sometime this month. Then the real work begins: finding the genes along those long stretches of DNA and determining their function. This hour, we'll get an update on the latest genetics news.