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NIH to create map of cancer's genetic makeup

...data 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
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Families should talk medical history at Thanksgiving

...director of the National Human Genome Research Institute who was a leader...spokesman for the National Human Genome Research Institute. The software can...888-878-3256. On the Net: National Human Genome Research Institute: http://www...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/11/09/liv_433870.shtml
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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
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New DNA scans could transform medicine

...grant administrator Jeff Schloss at the National Human Genome Research Institute in Bethesda, Md. --- If you could...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

...found 286 such matches. Dr. Francis Collins, a co-author of the consortium paper and director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, recalls it took two scientific teams 10 years to isolate the gene that causes cystic fibrosis when...

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

...and 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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New guidelines give doctors help on cancer gene tests

...at the University of Washington. Burke led the CGSC task force, which was organized by the federal National Human Genome Research Institute. One section of the report considers people who have mutations in two genes, BRCA1 and BRCA2, that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/04/09/tec_206580.shtml
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Grant allows collaboration on DNA study

...medical research in the 21st century, said Jeff Schloss, program director, technology development at the National Human Genome Research Institute, and co-chairman of the Nanomedicine initiative. The centers had to have a multidisciplinary approach...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/10/13/met_100296.shtml
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