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Science's Top 10: Genome Sequencing Named Top Scientific Advance Of 2000

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December 22, 2000
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American Association For The Advancement Of Science
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The editors at the international journal, Science, have compiled their list of the Top 10 scientific developments for the year 2000, placing genome sequencing first on the list. Genome sequencing steamed full speed ahead this year, as researchers used a synthesis of biology, chemistry, physics, mathematics, computer science, and engineering to decode the script of life in a variety of organisms, from people to fruit flies.

The editors at the international journal, Science, have compiled their list of the Top 10 scientific developments for the year 2000, placing genome sequencing first on the list.


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American Association For The Advancement Of Science. "Science's Top 10: Genome Sequencing Named Top Scientific Advance Of 2000." ScienceDaily. ScienceDaily, 22 December 2000. <www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/12/001222071924.htm>.
American Association For The Advancement Of Science. (2000, December 22). Science's Top 10: Genome Sequencing Named Top Scientific Advance Of 2000. ScienceDaily. Retrieved April 21, 2014 from www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/12/001222071924.htm
American Association For The Advancement Of Science. "Science's Top 10: Genome Sequencing Named Top Scientific Advance Of 2000." ScienceDaily. www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2000/12/001222071924.htm (accessed April 21, 2014).

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