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CrowdVariant: a crowdsourcing approach to curate copy number variants

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Author(s)

Justin M. Zook, Marc L. Salit, Peyton Greenside, Ryan Poplin, Mark DePristo, Madeleine Cule

Abstract

Copy number variants (CNVs) are an important type of genetic variation and play a causal role in many diseases. However, they are also notoriously difficult to identify accurately from next-generation sequencing (NGS) data. For larger CNVs, genotyping arrays provide reasonable benchmark data, but NGS allows us to assay a far larger number of small (
Citation
Pacific Symposium for Biocomputing
Volume
24

Keywords

genomics, DNA sequencing, crowd sourcing, structural variants
Created January 6, 2019, Updated February 14, 2019