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Scientist disputes company's DNA decoding claim

...had finished the decoding phase of one person's genetic code, did not complete even half of its planned effort. Craig Venter, Celera's chief scientist, said last week that the U.S. company will now begin assembling the genetic fragments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/04/11/tec_286935.shtml
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Scientists hope to make synthetic chromosome, make new form of bacteria

...experts say the research, which could play a role in biological warfare, raises safety concerns. A group led by J. Craig Venter, director of a private program that mapped the human genome, has received a $3 million grants from the Energy Department...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/11/25/tec_360586.shtml
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Stem cell research will flourish privately

...funding has flooded some centers such as Rockefeller University, Sloan-Kettering, Mount Sinai, etc. Remember: Craig Venter's privately funded human genome research progressed as well, if not better, than the government-funded human genome...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/07/25/let_459574.shtml
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Scientists report progress in making bacterial-killing bugs

...was in the short time - days instead of months or years - it took to construct the virus, said institute founder J. Craig Venter, one of the lead researchers. Researchers previously synthesized the polio virus from enzymes that naturally occurred...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/11/14/biz_391518.shtml
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Bacterium's genetic blueprint found

...place as caustic as a vat of sulfuric acid - the human stomach. "It's a pretty phenomenal little machine," said Craig Venter, director of the Institute for Genomic Research in Rockville, Md. "This tells us a lot about how it lives with a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/08/07/tec_212589.shtml
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Government: Gene technology must be proven

...Research in Rockville, Md., and the high-technology firm of Perkin-Elmer Corp. of Norwalk, Conn. Dr. J. Craig Venter, head of Genomic Research, announced that the partnership, using new Perkin-Elmer technology, will be able to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/13/tec_228103.shtml
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Biological weapons discussed at White House meeting

...Frank Young, former head of the Office of Emergency Preparedness and former Food and Drug Administration commissioner; Craig Venter, president of the Institute for Genomic Research; Joshua Lederberg, Rockefeller University Nobel laureate; Thomas...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/11/tec_225896.shtml
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Human genome projects essentially complete

...discovered the elegant structure of our genetic code." Watson was one of many eminent scientists at the ceremony. J. Craig Venter, chief scientist of Celera Genomics, a Rockville, Md., company that completed the genome project in just nine months...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/27/tec_293157.shtml
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Human genome pioneer plots new course in drug discovery

...second-floor lab, which began operating last month. "This is the next phase for us," said Celera president J. Craig Venter, surrounded by the protein sequencers. "This is equipment that didn't exist before - it's not cutting-edge...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/05/29/tec_315723.shtml
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Genetics testing faces health insurance hurdles

...discrimination laws on the books quickly, before confidence further erodes or a crisis disrupts science and medicine. J. Craig Venter, president of Celera, a leading private genetics firm in Rockville, Md., said public fear of genetic disclosure...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/21/tec_308923.shtml
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