Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

 

What exactly is the Human Genome?*
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A decade ago, scientists announced that they had completed the Human Genome Project. But, what exactly is a genome and how is it important to your health?

You are invited to join the director of the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Francis Collins, and the director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, Dr. Eric Green, in exploring the science of genomics and turning our discoveries into health.

Presented in partnership with the National Human Genome Research Institute and the National Institutes of Health as a part of a series of programs complementing the Genome: Unlocking Life's Code exhibition at the National Museum of Natural History.

When: Saturday, April 12 from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Where: Q?rius Learning Center, ground floor of the National Museum of Natural History (view map)

Seating is limited, and registration is required. To register, please complete the form below. We'll also send you additional information about upcoming programming and news from the National Museum of Natural History.

 

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