Human Variation Databases
Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
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Sherry, S. T. 2005. Human Variation Databases. eLS. .
- Published Online: 23 SEP 2005
Individual variations in genomic sequence are useful reagents in physical mapping, linkage analysis and the functional study of individual genes. Several public databases exist as comprehensive or specialized resources to organize these data for sequence annotation and research.
- single nucleotide polymorphism;
- genetic variation;
- haplotype, genome diversity