Table 1

Information for complex diseases provided by high-throughput projects and gene variation databases

(a) Disease

Project

Reference


Cancer

Cancer Genome Project

[70]

The Cancer Genome Atlas

[16]

Cancer Genome Anatomy Project

[17]

The International Cancer Genome Consortium

[71]

Cancer Genetic Markers Susceptibility

[72]

Diabetes

Diabetes Genome Anatomy Project

[18]

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's Genome Project

[73]

Autism

The Autism Genome Project

[19]

Schizophrenia

The Schizophrenia Genome Project

[74]


(b) Variation

Database


Polymorphisms

HapMap

[75]

Polymorphisms

HGVMap

[76]

Cancer mutations

Cosmic

[77]

Genome-wide association studies

Genome-wide association studies catalog

[78]


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