TITLE

Human genetics: Fruits of exome sequencing for autism

AUTHOR(S)
Muers, Mary
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Nature Reviews Genetics;Jun2012, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p377
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses research being done on the use of exome sequencing for studying the contribution of single nucleotide variants to the risk of autism spectrum disorder (ASD). It references the studies on de novo mutations. It mentions that the genes associated with ASD and future work should bring together knowledge of both inherited genetic variation and de novo mutations.
ACCESSION #
75275318

 

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