Annual Reviews has made a special collection of articles available to recognize DNA Day, April 23, 2019. Founded by the US NIH National Human Genome Research Institute, the awareness day commemorates the completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 as well as the initial discovery of DNA’s double helix in 1953. Genomics has changed what is possible in health care and food security.
Annual Reviews DNA Day 2019 curated article collection includes 18 reviews of research from pioneers and leaders on ethics, public benefits, and concerns of genomics. Interdisciplinary research on basic science and the potential of genomic projects is also highlighted. Barry S. Coller's review on Ethics of Human Genome Editing, January 2019, has rapidly gained a readership.
Full articles are freely available here.
|ScienceOpen disciplines:||Molecular medicine, Biomedical engineering, Bioinformatics & Computational biology, Biotechnology, Genetics, Public health|
|Keywords:||CRISPR, Forensic DNA, DNA Nanotechnology, Eukaryotic DNA Replication Fork, Human Genome Project, DNA Repair, Genomics, Genome Editing|