Horizons #8 The Human Genomic Revolution: Past, Present, and Future

Horizons #8 The Human Genomic Revolution: Past, Present, and Future

Over 15 years ago, the scientific community celebrated the sequencing of the first human genome. It’s time to ask how this monumental...

  • Posted on: 25 November 2019
  • By: CCTV

Over 15 years ago, the scientific community celebrated the sequencing of the first human genome. It’s time to ask how this monumental effort has transformed biomedical science, from basic research to the understanding and treatment of disease. Eric Lander, Broad Institute president and founding director and one of the principal leaders of the Human Genome Project, will survey the impact — what we’ve learned, and what lies ahead.

Filmed by Jose Negron.

Channel: