Human genetics: Fruits of exome sequencing for autism

Muers, Mary
June 2012
Nature Reviews Genetics;Jun2012, Vol. 13 Issue 6, p377
Academic Journal
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.


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