CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 09, 1999
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Rockville, MD: Wyatt Andrews) The race to map the human genome featured; details given of concerns about the ability to patent human DNA. [Human Genome Research Institute Dr. Francis COLLINS - explains the importance of mapping the genome.] [Celera Genomics Craig VENTER - says he has a bigger computer than Collins.] [University of Pennsylvania Dr. Debra LEONARD - expresses concern about gene patents.]
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