General Genetics Information

Center for Disease Control – Office of Genomics and Disease Prevention
CDC Genomics Weekly Update

Children With Disabilities
U.S. Government site. The Children With Disabilities Web site offers families, service providers, and other interested individuals information about advocacy, education, employment, health, housing, recreation, technical assistance, and transportation covering a broad array of developmental, physical, and emotional disabilities. Includes links to resources in every state.

The DNA Files
Winner of the 2002 Peabody Award, this site is part of the National Public Radio’s DNA Files Program, and you can listen to the programs or read the program summaries.

Gateway to US Government Science and Technology Resources

A colorful page brought to you by Australian research institutions. geneCRC is a cooperative research center for discovery of genes for human diseases. Contains information on understanding genetics, fact pages on genetic diseases and ethical issues, news and information on hot issues, and a kids page.

Genome Gateway (from
A comprehensive web resource devoted to genomics. Contains a library of original research papers; news on research progress, policy issues, funding and ethical implications of genome sequencing; information on the human genome; and information about applications of sequencing research and technologies.

March of Dimes

National Cancer Institute

National Institutes of Health

National Human Genome Research Institute
(The Human Genome Project)

National Library of Medicine: Genes and Disease;=gnd.preface.91

NOAH: New York Online Access to Health
Very comprehensive health site with information and links for genetic disorders included. A gateway to authoritative selected science information provided by U.S. Government agencies, including research and development research

WHO- World Health Organization

Your Genes Your Choice: Exploring the Issues Raised By Genetic Research (An online book by the American Association for the Advancement of Science)

This page last updated on January 10, 2003.