Genome X Prize press conference

10:00 a.m., Wed., Oct. 4--Washington--Francis S. Collins, M.D., Ph.D., Director of the National Human Genome Research Institute, one of the 27 institutes and centers at the National Institutes of Health, will participate in a press conference announcing the Genome X Prize, a $10 million award to the first team that develops the capacity to sequence a large number of human-sized genomes at a low cost. Ballroom, National Press Club, 529 14th Street NW.


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