China Launches World's Largest Human Genome Research Project

Posted on:31 Dec 2017 09:00:01
China Launches World's Largest Human Genome Research Project
31 December 2017 Current Affairs: The world's largest human genome research project of 100,000 people was launched by China to document their genetic makeup for a study that aims to help generate the precision medicines of the future. 

It is the country's first large project detecting the genetic links between health and sickness and will involve 100,000 people from different ethnic backgrounds and regions.

The project includes four stages - collecting, sequencing gene samples, gathering the data and sharing the findings.
The world's largest human genome research project of 100,000 people was launched by China to document their genetic makeup for a study that aims to help generate the precision medicines of the future. 

It is the country's first large project detecting the genetic links between health and sickness and will involve 100,000 people from different ethnic backgrounds and regions.

The project includes four stages - collecting, sequencing gene samples, gathering the data and sharing the findings.

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