Putting DNA to Work

Web Links for Putting DNA to Work

The web sites under the following sections have been selected by members of the Advisory Committee as resources for additional information.

Excerpts from Deciphering Nature's Alphabet: Seleted clips from this award-winning film provide an historical window into the science and politics leading up to mapping of the Human Genome and the implication for our future.

Web links for:
Introduction to Putting DNA to Work
DNA Sequence
Inherited Diseases
DNA/Criminal Justice
Improving Crops
Infectious Disease

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