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ready Database of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism


General Information
dbSNP contains human single nucleotide variations, microsatellites, and small-scale insertions and deletions along with publication, population frequency, molecular consequence, and genomic and RefSeq mapping information for both common variations and clinical mutations.


Countries that developed this resource United States

Created in 1998

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How to cite this record dbSNP; Database of Single Nucleotide Polymorphism; DOI:; Last edited: June 15, 2021, 1:42 p.m.; Last accessed: Aug 01 2021 12:06 a.m.

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dbSNP: the NCBI database of genetic variation.

Sherry ST., Ward MH., Kholodov M., Baker J., Phan L., Smigielski EM., Sirotkin K.,
Nucleic Acids Res. 2001

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