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What Exactly is the Human Genome?

Saturday, April 12, 2014 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

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

Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institutes of Health, and Dr. Eric Green, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute answer questions and ask a few of their own.