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ready Leiden Open Variation Database


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The Leiden Open Variation Database (LOVD) provides a flexible, freely available tool for gene-centered collection and display of DNA variations. LOVD also provides patient-centered data storage and storage of NGS data, also of variants outside of genes. LOVD is open source, released under the GPL license, and is actively being improved.

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LOVD v.2.0: the next generation in gene variant databases.

Fokkema IF, Taschner PE, Schaafsma GC, Celli J, Laros JF, den Dunnen JT
Human Mutation 2011

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LOVD: easy creation of a locus-specific sequence variation database using an "LSDB-in-a-box" approach.

Fokkema IF, den Dunnen JT, Taschner PE
Human Mutation 2005

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  • 200754 (European Commission FP7)