The Human Genome Project changed everything

Nature Reviews Genetics
Volume 21 Issue 10, October 2020


Comment | 07 August 2020
The Human Genome Project changed everything
Thirty years on from the launch of the Human Genome Project, Richard Gibbs reflects on the promisesthat this voyage of discovery bore. Its success should be measured by how this project transformed the rules of research, the way of practising biological discovery and the ubiquitous digitization of biological science.
Richard A. Gibbs