1000 Genomes Project Scientists Create World’s Largest Catalog of Human Genomic Variation

Lisa Brooks, Ph.D., program director in the NHGRI Genomic Variation Program talks about the 1000 Genomes Project and two studies published online on Sept. 30, 2015 in Nature, detailing how an international team of scientists examined the genomes of 2,504 people from 26 populations across Africa, East and South Asia, Europe and the Americas. More info: http://www.genome.gov/27562711