Dr.

Francis Sellers Collins

National Institutes of Health
Molecular geneticist; Research administrator; Educator
Area
Biological Sciences
Specialty
Medical Sciences
Member Since
1998
Director, National Human Genome Research Institute Oversees the human genome project, a complex multidisciplinary scientific enterprise directed at mapping and sequencing all of the human DNA, and determining aspects of its function. Widely known for his outstanding contributions to human genetics.
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