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November 26,  2001

Human Genome Project Information, Human Genome Management Information System (HGMIS), U.S. Department of Energy,

This website contains information about the U.S. and worldwide Human Genome Project. The information on the site is organized into the following subjects: project information, news sources, educational resources, research, publications, meetings, medicine and the new genetics, and ethical, legal, and social issues. The "ethical, legal, and social issues" category addresses topics such as privacy and legislation, patenting, DNA forensics, genetics in the courtroom, and cloning.

For additional information, consult the following materials available in the Gallagher Law Library's Classified Stacks.

Ethical Eye: The Human Genome (QH442 .E84 2001)
From Chance to Choice: Genetics and Justice (QH431 .F8765 2000)
Human DNA: Law and Policy: International and Comparative Perspectives (K3611 .G46 A55 1996)
The Human Genome Project: Legal Aspects (QH445.2 .H86 1994)
Justice and the Human Genome Project (QH445.2 .J87 1994)

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