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America's 232nd birthday a great time to take stock

...leads the world In nanotechnology. 23. America leads the world in biotechnology 24. America leads the world in genome research. 25. Fundamental Optimism of the American People. Americans continue to have high confidence in their ability to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/07/04/op_464835.shtml
Opinion columns
In a troubled world, America still has a multitude of strengths

...groups allows America to interact comfortably with the world's many cultures.- Nanotechnology, biotechnology and genome research. America leads the world.- Fundamental optimism. Americans continue to have high confidence in their ability to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/2010-02-19/troubled-world-america-still-has-multitu
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NIH to create map of cancer's genetic makeup

...will be made public for use by researchers anywhere in the world. Funded by the NCI and Collins' National Human Genome Research Institute, it will begin as a three-year pilot project focusing on two or three cancer types that will be chosen...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/12/14/liv_32337.shtml
Life & style
Families should talk medical history at Thanksgiving

...director of the National Human Genome Research Institute who was a leader of...spokesman for the National Human Genome Research Institute. The software can...On the Net: National Human Genome Research Institute: http://www...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/09/liv_433870.shtml
Life & style
Scientists lower number of human genes

...about 66,000 genes. Afterward, the average dropped to about 44,000. Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, put his money on about 48,000 genes when the contest began. That's about twice the new estimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/21/liv_431898.shtml
Life & style
New DNA scans could transform medicine

...grant administrator Jeff Schloss at the National Human Genome Research Institute in Bethesda, Md. --- If you could shrink...reporter, based in Boston. On the Web: National Human Genome Research Institute: http://www.nhgri.nih.gov Whitehead...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/07/27/tec_321097.shtml
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Researchers study genes that make you get well

...nonspecific medicines for specific disease," said Dr. Alan Guttmacher, senior clinical adviser to the National Human Genome Research Institute. "But with the human genome map, the ability to screen for disease and find individually-appropriate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/29/tec_310055.shtml
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Genetics testing faces health insurance hurdles

...enormously powerful tool to treat and prevent disease," says Dr. Francis S. Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute. Already women can learn if they have inherited genes linked to breast cancer. But eventually, armed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/03/21/tec_308923.shtml
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Genome findings lay groundwork for decades of research

...Lander, director of the Whitehead Institute Center for Genome Research in Cambridge, Mass., and a co-author of one of...consortium paper and director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, recalls it took two scientific teams 10...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/02/14/tec_306765.shtml
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Human genome count disputed

...40,000. "That's a surprisingly small number," added Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute. And last June, in the journal Nature Genetics, two teams of scientists independently presented studies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/12/18/tec_302411.shtml
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