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Computational Genetic Mapping in Mice: The Ship Has Sailed

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Science Translational Medicine  21 Oct 2009:
Vol. 1, Issue 3, pp. 3ps4
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3000377

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Computational haplotype-based genetic mapping can be used to discover new biological mechanisms, disease-related pathways, and unexpected uses for existing drugs. Here we discuss the benefits and limitations of this methodology, its impact on translational medicine, and its future course.


  • Citation: M. Zheng, S. Shafer, G. Liao, H.-H. Liu, G. Peltz, Computational genetic mapping in mice: The ship has sailed. Sci. Transl. Med. 1, 3ps4 (2009).

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