A database of locus-specific databases

  title={A database of locus-specific databases},
  author={Ourania Horaitis and C Conover Talbot and Manyphong Phommarinh and Kate Phillips and Richard G. H. Cotton},
  journal={Nature Genetics},
To the Editor: Complete and accurate information on genetic mutations and their effects on patients is essential for proper genetic healthcare. This realization led a group of prominent human geneticists to propose a federation of Locus-Specific Database (LSDB) curators as the best mode of collecting and curating accurate lists of mutations1. This subsequently led to the formation of the Mutation Database Initiative (MDI)2 under the auspices of the Human Genome Organisation (HUGO); MDI later… CONTINUE READING
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