Project Article Features in Ongoing Human Genetics Debate

Genetics researchers attempt to counter their critics in the American Journal of Human Genetics. One of the critiques, Dr. Latham’s Guardian article “Failure of the Genome”, is extensively quoted by Peter Visscher and colleagues in a review paper that attempts to explain why a genetic explanation for human disease remains elusive. The commentary “Failure of the Genome” was based on the Project’s critical scientific analysis “The Great DNA Deficit: Are Genes for Disease a Mirage?