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Human Genome News, October-December 1996; 8:(2)

Whole-Genome Transcript Maps in GDB

The whole-genome transcript maps published in Science (Schuler et al., 1996) [See HGN article this issue.] and displayed in GDB at the American Society of Human Genetics meeting in San Francisco have been loaded into GDB's production database (map list: http://www.gdb.org/gdb-bin/genera/genera/hgd/IntegratedMap?!action=query&displayName=RH). These maps can be viewed using GDB's Mapview helper application.

2013 post-production note: GDB (Wikipedia) is no longer operational. See http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/projects/genome/guide/human/index.shtml

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