Human Genome Project
U.S. Department of Energy

Human Genome Project Publications

The Department of Energy (DOE) has sponsored the publication of numerous documents about the Human Genome Project. These publications are available online only.

Several other entities also have published documents about the project, many of which are included here.

Programmatic Documents

Human Genome News

Human Genome News (HGN) was the newsletter of the U.S. Human Genome Project from 1989 to 2002. HGN was intended to facilitate communication among genome researchers and to inform persons interested in genome research.

Contractor-Grantee Workshop Proceedings

DOE Human Genome Program Reports

Historical Documents

See also Timeline

Other Reports

Educational Documents

Of special interest to the general public, particularly students and educators.

Ethical, Legal, and Social Issues (ELSI) Documents


Genetics in the Courtroom


Miscellaneous Publications