The Great SNP Flood


Everywhere you turn, SNP discovery efforts are inundating researchers with data. Join Nat Goodman as he surfs the tidal wave and picks out the best SNP databases.

SNP discovery projects are in full steam at all conceivable scales. These range from genome-wide efforts, such as HapMap, to meso-scale projects looking at hundreds or thousands of genes relevant to particular diseases or pathways, to good old-fashioned single gene hunting expeditions.

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