Genetic Studies

NEWS ARTICLES:

There’s a Mystery Machine That Sculpts the Human Genome – The Atlantic

We are all mestizos?  -Rappler

Who is the Filipino? genome expert asks – Inquirer

What is a Filipino? Looking at our DNA for the answers – GMA News Online

Philippine Genome Center opens DNA sequencing core facility – October 15, 2013

 

STUDIES:

A Predominantly Indigenous Paternal Heritage for the Austronesian-Speaking Peoples of Insular Southeast Asia and Oceania – American Journal of Human Genetics

The Y-chromosome landscape of the Philippines: extensive heterogeneity and varying genetic affinities of Negrito and non-Negrito groups – European Journal of Human Genetics

Philippine Mitochondrial DNA Diversity answers some questions on our origin

Economic Impact of the Human Genome Project

 

DISCUSSIONS/COMMENTS/DEBATES:

Complete mtDNA genomes of Filipinos reveal recent and ancient lineages

“Only 3.6% of Filipinos have ANY European DNA”

Filipino Genetic Testing

 

RELATED STUDIES:

The Sequence of the Human Genome

The first Malay database toward the ethnic-specific target molecular variation

Big Differences In Duplicated DNA Distinguish Chimp And Human Genomes

First Female DNA Sequenced

Sequencing genome of entire family reveals parents give kids fewer gene mutations than was thought

Genomics is changing personal healthcare and medicine: the dawn of iPH (individualized preventive healthcare)

Philippine Genome Center Accelerates Genomics Research through New Bioinformatics Facility

There’s a Mystery Machine That Sculpts the Human Genome

 

GENOME STUDY CENTERS:

Timeline of the Human Genome Study-From Gregor Mendel’s research on experiments in Plant Hybridization in 1865 to the completion of Human Genome Study in 2003.

National Human Genome Research Institute – Advancing Human Health through Genomics Research

genomics.energy.gov – This site is a gateway to the U.S. Department of Energy’s genomics websites

Philippine Genome Center

 

JOURNALS:

BioMed Central– The Open Access Publisher

– “Our mission is to ensure that high-quality research is freely available to all. We were born digital, supported by researchers for researchers and with your help, over the last 15 years we have made open access possible and science accessible.”

 

MISCELLANEOUS:

Rebooting the Human Genome

– The Human Genome Project was one of mankind’s greatest triumphs. But the official gene map that resulted in 2003, known as the “reference genome,” is no longer up to the job.

What was the Human Genome Project for?

– The Human Genome Project, which began officially in 1990, was the largest international collaboration ever undertaken in biology and involved thousands of scientists.

Universal Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights

-The Universal Declaration on the Human Genome and Human Rights was adopted unanimously and by acclamation at UNESCO’s 29th General Conference on 11 November 1997. The following year, the United Nations General Assembly endorsed the Declaration.

 

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