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15/02/2001 The first draft of the complete Human Genome is published

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How to sequence the human genome - Mark J. Kiel

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A 3D Map of the Human Genome

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The Human Genome Project, 3D Animation

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How to read the genome and build a human being | Riccardo Sabatini

The sequencing started in 1990. The project brought three key findings. Humans have 22,300 protein-coding genes, the same range as in other mammals. The human genome has significantly more nearly identical, repeated sections of DNA than had been previously suspected. Fewer than 7% of protein families seemed to be vertebrate specific.
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