Black Radical Congress

Prashanth Mundkur mundkur at
Tue Feb 16 11:59:44 PST 1999

On Mon, 15 Feb 1999, Chuck Grimes wrote:

> The opposition stems from the fact that the HGP has gone to third world
> countries to search out a variety of DNA samples from native peoples who have
> probably not been part of the first world gene pool. Theoretically the idea is
> to catalog human genetic variation. On the other hand, the field work has

Strictly speaking, this has been done as part of the Human Genome Diversity Project, a subcomponent of HGP. Check out for more details on a specific case


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