UNIT 7.11 Human Mutation Databases

  1. Ourania Horaitis1,
  2. Richard G.H. Cotton2

Published Online: 1 FEB 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0471142905.hg0711s44

Current Protocols in Human Genetics

Current Protocols in Human Genetics

How to Cite

Horaitis, O. and Cotton, R. G. 2005. Human Mutation Databases. Current Protocols in Human Genetics. 44:7.11:7.11.1–7.11.13.

Author Information

  1. 1

    Genomic Disorders Research Centre, St. Vincent's Hospital Melbourne Fitzroy, Australia

  2. 2

    The University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Australia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 1 FEB 2005
  2. Published Print: JAN 2005


The first part of this unit compares general and locus-specific mutation databases. The second section deals with submitting data. The third part provides guidance for accessing mutation data. The final section offers advice on database construction.