Human Genome Organization

Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Acronyms, Encyclopedia.

Human Genome Organization (HUGO)

an international group established in 1989 to coordinate activities concerned with the human genome project, including the distribution of funding and dissemination of information.

Hu·man Ge·nome Or·ga·ni·za·tion

(HUGO) (hyū'măn jē'nōm ōr'găn-ī-zā'shŭn)
An international association of geneticists and specialists in the related sciences founded in 1989 and dedicated to the exploration of all ramifications of genetic studies.
Full browser ?