The Human Genome - James Watson

The sequence of life
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Published 1/2015 English

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In this masterclass the great scientist James Watson, Nobel Prize Winner for Medicine in 1962, tells us about the Human Genome Project and his ambitions.

In 1988, when the U.S. Congress gave the official go-ahead to the Human Genome Project, it opened a season of great excitement in the field of biology. The objective was to identify the genetic code that every human being carries in its cells. The fundamental stages of a race to reach the sequence of life.

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  • Attending the course does not need any scientific skill since it is presented in a clear and simple manner

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  • 21 masterclasses and 1 hour and more of content
  • You will learn how The Human Genome Project determined the sequence of the human genome and identified the genes that it contains
  • You will learn the history of human genome by James Watson, one of the discoverers of the structure of DNA

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  • Everyone interested in science and who would like to learn more about the human genome and its developments in biology and medicine fields

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Curriculum

Section 1: Exploring DNA
Introduction
Article
The sequence of bases in DNA
Preview
03:39
The alphabet of life
Preview
02:06
The study of DNA
Preview
03:42
Section 2: The Human Genome Project
The start of the project
Preview
05:34
An extraordinary laboratory
04:44
Craig Venter
02:39
A challenge between public and private
02:33
The goal of sequencing
02:36
Section 3: Health and knowledge
From the genome the understanding of diseases
04:02
Genetic diseases
02:47
Halfway Through
Article
Information detected by the genome
04:15
Health is in the DNA
03:39
The gene that fights cancer
02:47
Section 4: Ethics and genetics
Ethical questions
03:35
Genetic diagnosis
03:13
A better quality of life
04:07
Genetics and the new generations
02:36
Genes and behavior; from animals to humans
03:59
The genes of personality
02:43
Behavior between genes and the environment
03:14
Section 5: Supplement
James D. Watson
03:03
Conclusion
Article

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