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Auffray C, Caulfield T, et al. Genome Medicine: past, present and future. Genome Med. 2011 Jan 31;3(1): 6. PMID: 21345269 PMCID:PMC3092091. This article highlights exciting breakthroughs in research 2009-2011, and what the future of genomic medicine might hold.

Cardon LR, Bell, JI. Association study designs for complex diseases. Nat Rev Genet. 2001 Feb;2(2):91-9. DOI:10.1038/35052543. This article, with a bibliography of 95 articles (some annotated) is cited by at least 927 subsequent articles.

Church GM. Genomes for All [PDF] Sci Am. 2006 Jan;294(1):46-54. Church looks at the evolution of reading the genome using sequencing technologies. c2005 Scientific American.

DNA from the Beginning is an animated primer of 75 experiments that made modern genetics. Classical Genetics, Molecules of Genetics, and Genetic Organization and Control sections of short stories from the history of genetics uses brief sentences and colorful illustrations. DNA Learning Center, Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory; c2002 – 2011.

DNAi. DNA Interactive: Commemorating 50 Years of DNA Science commemorates the 50th anniversary of the discovery of DNA's structure in 1953. More than 60 world-renowned scientists, including 11 Nobel laureates, were interviewed for a PBS documentary for the Howard Hughes Medical Institute; 2003.

Genomic Education Resources: DOE HGP Educational Materials. Human Genome Project Information Archive 1990-2003.This historical archive includes PDFs of primers and educational documents explaining genetics, genomics, and the Human Genome Project during the project years for the layperson; [date unknown].

The Genomics Landscape a Decade After the Human Genome Project. National Human Genome Research Institute; updated 2013 Apr.

Revolution in Progress: Human Genetics and Medical Research online exhibit is the product of the DeWitt Stetten, Jr. Museum of Medical Research in collaboration with multiple Institutes of the U.S. National Institutes of Health; updated 13 May 2010.

A Roadmap for the Integration of Genetics and Genomics into Health and Society [PDF]: The Study Priorities of the Secretary's Advisory Committee on Genetics, Health, and Society (SACGHS). U.S. Department of Health and Human Services; 2004 Jun.

Science Reference Guides: Human Genome Project (historical). Library of Congress; 2010.

Susman, M. Genes: Definition and Structure [PDF]. Encyclopedia of Life Sciences, Nature Publishing Group; 2001.

Timeline: From Darwin and Mendel to the Human Genome Project. National Human Genome Research Institute; updated 2015 Mar.

Timeline of the Human Genome. Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History, Washington (DC), in partnership with the National Human Genome Research Institute; [date unknown].

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