Human Genome Project 


The Human Genome Project (HGP) endeavored to map the human genome down to the nucleotide (or base pair) level and to identify all the genes present in it.

A service equipped with a laboratory and directed by a qualified physician to advise parents and prospective parents concerning the potential and implications of genetic defects. The laboratory is capable is analyzing human DNA, RNA, chromosomes, proteins, and certain other genetic material in order to detect possible genetic defects.

Genes and Gene Therapy as related to Genetic Testing/Counseling