Nobel Laureate James Watson Receives Personal Genome In Ceremony at Baylor College of Medicine

HOUSTON -- (May 31, 2007) -- Nobel laureate James Watson – co-discoverer of the DNA double helix and father of the Human Genome Project – today, in a presentation at Baylor College of Medicine, became the first human to receive the data that encompass his personal genome sequence.

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