This Week in Nature

In a Nature paper published online in advance this week, members of the 1,000 Genomes Project consortium report a map of unbalanced structural variants based on data from 185 whole human genome sequences. "Our map encompassed 22,025 deletions and 6,000 additional SVs, including insertions and tandem duplications," the team writes.

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