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New things Tucson researchers are discovering about DNATags: cpath, genomics, university of arizona
[Source: Az Biz] - Deoxyribonucleic acid — better known as DNA — it’s the organic document that contains the blueprints for everything we’re made up of, including things we don’t even know yet.
April 25 was National DNA Day. It commemorates the successful completion of the Human Genome Project in 2003 and the discovery of DNA’s double helix by Drs. James Watson and Francis Crick in 1953. The genome is the entirety of an organism’s hereditary information and it is encoded in a person’s DNA.
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Now available: “Arizona’s Bioscience Roadmap 2014-2025: Advancing the Biosciences and Improving Health Outcomes,” is now available along with its supplement, “Summary of Goals, Strategies, and Potential Actions.” An overview by Walter Plosila, Ph.D., Battelle senior advisor, is also available. The updated Roadmap provides a long-term strategy for Arizona to achieve bioscience success over the next decade.