John Sulston talks about response of the media.
Francis Collins, the director of the public project, talks about the media attention, and what it missed during the "race" coverage.
Ari Patrinos, director of the U.S. Department of Energy's sequencing effort and friend to the leaders of both projects, speaks about the media surrounding the Human Genome Project.
Eric Lander, director of the Whitehead Institute Center for Genome Research, talks about where he thinks media attention should have been focused.
Professor David Porteous comments on the fact that aspects of media can be inappropriate and damaging in reporting on genetics research.
Human Genome Project logo.
Dr. Ewan Birney is a bioinformatician and worked on the Human Genome Project.
Ari Patrinos talks about the idea for the Human Genome Project.
The leaders of the private and public genome projects, Craig Venter and Francis Collins.
Craig Venter, leader of the private effort at Celera Genomics, speaks about the excitement the race to sequence the human genome generated.