RT Web Page DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 475866352 LA English UL http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=472392 T1 Not a chimp the hunt to find the genes that make us human A1 Taylor, Jeremy,, PB Oxford University Press PP Oxford, UK YR 2009 SN 9780191567353 0191567353 AB Humans are primates, and our closest relatives are the other African apes - chimpanzees closest of all. With the mapping of the human genome, and that of the chimp, a direct comparison of the differences between the two, letter by letter along the billions of As, Gs, Cs, and Ts of the DNA code, has led to the widely vaunted claim that we differ from chimps by a mere 1.6% of our genetic code. A mere hair's breadth genetically! To a rather older tradition of anthropomorphizing chimps, trying to get them to speak, dressing them up for 'tea parties', was added the stamp of genetic confirmation. It.