This Week in PNAS

In a study slated to appear in the early, online edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences this week, researchers from Stanford and Yale Universities explore the extent to which somatic genetic variation occurs in tissues from the same individual. Using high-resolution array comparative genomic hybridization, the researchers tested for CNVs in multiple tissue types from six individuals, post-mortem.

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