Human Genome Project: Reassessment and Philosophical Analysis
Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
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Ruse, M. 2007. Human Genome Project: Reassessment and Philosophical Analysis. eLS. .
- Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
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Since the discovery of the structure of the deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) molecule, scientists have attempted to map the human genome. Completion of the project forces us to face the new task of deciding what to do with the information we have acquired.