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What does HG stand for?

HG stands for Human Genome


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The discussion and follow-up to this 1997 conference have had a profound impact on human genetic analysis and have formed the foundation of the EGP as well as many other large-scale projects aimed at defining the variability of the human genome (Collins et al.
This is years ahead of the original schedule set by the government-funded Human Genome Project, but stiff competition from the private sector, particularly from Celera Genomics, is now setting the pace of scientific discovery.
The project, funded primarily by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute (NHLBI), was conducted by the Rat Genome Sequencing Project Consortium.
In fact, it's devastating diseases like cancer--and the desperate search for treatments--that have sparked the most monumental undertaking in science history: the Human Genome Project (HGP).