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From: Malcolm Ferguson-Smith Papers
Genetics books and archives
Includes material from six organisations: The bulk relates to the Human Genome Organisation, HUGO, of which Ferguson-Smith was a founding and Executive Council member. Most of the material relates to the European Commission (EC) support for Single Chromosome Workshops (SCWs), including the 1991 Working Party (which included Ferguson-Smith) of the Advisory Committee for the Human Genome Analysis programme that recommended the EC should fund SCWs under HUGO guidelines, and subsequent EC contracts to fund SCWs, March 1992-October 1999.
There is also significant material relating to the foundation of the International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis in 1996. Ferguson-Smith was a founder member, serving on the Board, and as President ,1998-2002.
This description is part of the main Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith collection which has been divided into the following sections, each with its own separate description:
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Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, geneticist, Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Glasgow, Scotland
UGC188/1Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, biographical material
UGC188/2Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, medical genetics material
UGC188/3Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, correspondence
UGC188/4Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, publications
UGC188/5Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, lectures and meetings
UGC188/6Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, societies and organisations
UGC188/6/1European Academies Science Advisory Council Zoonoses Working Group
UGC188/6/2European Society of Human Genetics
UGC188/6/3Human Genome Organisation (HUGO)
UGC188/6/4International Society for Prenatal Diagnosis
UGC188/6/5Netherlands Genomics Initiative
UGC188/6/6University of Hong Kong
UGC188/7Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, consultancies and collaborations
UGC188/8Material relating to gender verification in sport
UGC188/9Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, Bovine Spongiform Encephalopathy (BSE) material
UGC188/10Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, non-textual material
UGC188 Papers of Malcolm Andrew Ferguson-Smith, geneticist, Professor of Medical Genetics, University of Glasgow, Scotland
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