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The Human Variome Project

An NGO maintaining operational relations with the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation (UNESCO)

The Human Variome Project is an international non-governmental organisation that is working to ensure that all information on genetic variation and its effect on human health can be collected, curated, interpreted and shared freely and openly.

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Richard GH Cotton

HVPI Memorial Fund

In memory of our Founding Patron, the Human Variome Project has established the HVPI Memorial Fund to support the ongoing coordination work of the Human Variome Project International Coordinating Office.


Chart of contributions to the Richard G.H. Cotton Memorial Fund over time
The initial endowment to the the HVPI Memorial Fund was made by Richard Cotton's son James Cotton as a tribute from his family to his work and in the hope that others will also want to see his legacy continue.

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