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Genetic variation refers to diversity in gene frequencies.
… genetic variation … genetic variation refers to diversity in gene frequencies. … genetic variation , genetic testing, … health history … genetic variation refers to diversity in gene frequencies. genetic variation can refer to differences …
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A copy number variation (CNV) is when the number of copies of a particular gene varies from one individual to the next.
… copy number variation (cnv) … a copy number variation (cnv) is when the number of copies of a particular gene varies from one individual to the next. … chromosomes, disease, dna, gene variation … a copy number variation (cnv) is when the …
Research Funding
The Genomic Variation Program supports large-scale studies of human genetic variation.
… the sequence of dna among individuals are called genetic variation . genomic variation explains some of the differences among people, such … studies and databases relating variation to differences in gene function and regulation and to clinical effects. … the …
15 Ways Genomics Influences Our World
​Genomics is helping us understand what makes each of us different and what makes us the same.
… new types of variants  within human genomes. human genomic variation is particularly important because a very small set … for many years, students were taught that one dominant gene controlled brown or blue eyes and that blue-eyed parents … contribute to eye color . it is the combination of these gene variants in a person's genome that produces the …
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Researchers find that more than 80 percent of mouse genes had variations in the nearby regulatory DNA that affects gene activity.
… dna sequences near genes that control when and how much a gene is turned on and off, or expressed, are often extremely important for gene activity. … to paint a clearer picture of how such variation affects gene activity, fernando pardo manuel de …
Clinical Research
GENE-FORECAST® is developing a community cohort and resource for defining the significance of ancestry-related genomic variation in African-Americans.
… of cardiovascular disease in africans americans study ( gene -forecast®) study is developing a community-based cohort … the biological significance of ancestry-related genomic variation in african-americans. … gene -forecast® will test the working hypothesis that …
Research Funding
NHGRI is initiating a new program-the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function (IGVF) Consortium to develop a framework for systematically understanding the effects of genomic variation on genome function and how these effects shape phenotypes.
… central problems in biology is understanding how genomic variation affects genome function to influence phenotypes. in … 5, 2020   rfa-hg-20-044 :  defining genomic influence on gene network regulation (u01 clinical trial not allowed) … :   single-cell profiling of regulatory element and gene activity in relationship to genome function (um1 …
News Release
Grants are awarded to GTEx project to explore human gene expression and regulation in different tissues, and how genomic variation modulates that expression.
… regulated in different tissues, and the role that genomic variation plays in modulating that expression. … an atlas of human gene expression the gtex awards will contribute to a resource … inherited spelling changes in the dna code - may influence gene activity and lead to disease. the grants will add data …
The Genomics Landscape
In the September 3, 2020 edition of The Genomics Landscape, Dr. Eric Green talks about the Impact of Genomic Variation on Function (IGVF) Consortium, the 2020 Genomic Innovator Awards and more.
… central challenges in biology is understanding how genomic variation affects genome function to influence phenotypes. … and assaying for specific phenotypes; measuring changes in gene and regulatory element activity; identifying and testing … function and phenotype , defining genomic influence on gene network regulation , single-cell profiling of regulatory …
Educational Resources
Epistasis is a circumstance where the expression of one gene is affected by the expression of one or more independently inherited genes.
… … epistasis is a circumstance where the expression of one gene is affected by the expression of one or more independently inherited genes . … gene expression, gene variation , dna, genes … epistasis is a circumstance where …