Human Genome Project: Twenty-five years of big biology

October 17, 2015

HGP: 25yrs of big biology 6 lessons: embrace Partnering, data Sharing & Analytics + Tech & ELSI; be Bold & Flexible

Embrace partnerships. By necessity, the HGP broke the mould of individual researchers toiling away in isolation to answer a small set of scientific questions. It also ran against the grain of
hypothesis-driven research, focusing instead on the discovery of fundamental information that would inform many follow-on