The Human Genome Project: tools for the identification of disease genes

Hudson, Thomas J.
December 1998
Clinical & Investigative Medicine;Dec98, Vol. 21 Issue 6, p267
Academic Journal
Focuses on Human Genome Project, a method of mapping individual nucleotides which can be used in identifying defective genes that cause hereditary and other common diseases. How genetic mapping are conducted; Significance of polymorphic DNA markers detecting diseases; Information on yeast artificial chromosomes and radiation hybrid panels, two technologies used in genetic mapping.


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