Craig Ventner


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Noun1.Craig Ventner - United States geneticist who published the complete base sequences for all the genes of a free-living organism, the influenza bacterium; later led team that developed a first draft of the entire human genome (born in 1946)
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The undeniable creativity of Craig Ventner and his associates who claim to have "created" a synthetic life form?
The Institute, led by Craig Ventner, leveraged Ventner's research at the National Institutes of Health which allowed researchers to rapidly identify the genes expressed by different cell populations (6, 7).
Internet bosses Steve Case from AOL and Shawn Fanning from Napster were named in the top 25, as was human genome scientist J Craig Ventner.