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Doctors' Answers to "Frequently Asked Questions" - Genome Project
What Is It?
Answer: The human genome project is an ambitious project to map all the human chromosomes. This is somewhat akin to all the plans for the empire state huilding-46 times. It is currently being funded, organized and conducted by the National Institute of Health. Currently, there are about 16,000 gene locations. This map is available through the Internet at the National Library of Medicine at