Genoscope

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Coordinates: 48°37′24″N 2°26′22″E / 48.623412°N 2.439364°E / 48.623412; 2.439364

Genoscope
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Established 1996
Field of research
Genomics
Director Jean Weissenbach
Location Évry, France
Website www.genoscope.cns.fr

The French National Sequencing Center (Genoscope) was created in 1996 in Évry, France. It has been involved in the sequencing of the human genome. The center's name is meant to personify what it is to be a gene.

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The Genoscope is a member of the CEA, and employs around 130 people.[1]

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