Genomics and the Human Genome Project

UKOER Instructional sheet


This OER consists of an instructional sheet produced by GENIE CETL in the Department of Genetics.

By the end of this material you should have learnt about:

  • The genome of an organism i.e. the structure and function of an organism's genetic material
  • The purpose and function of the human genome project

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Genomics and the Human Genome Project



  • Author(s): GENIE CETL
  • Subject: Genomics and the Human Genome Project
  • Keywords: genomics "Human Genome Project" genetics genes
  • Grade level: Undergraduate and postgraduate 
  • Course type: Instructional sheet 
  • Language(s):  English
  • Material type(s): Text
  • Media format(s): PDF, rtf
  • OER Publish Date: 23 Nov 2009


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