Between a chicken and a grape: estimating the number of human genes
Center for Bioinformatics and Computational Biology, University of Maryland, College Park, MD 20742, USA
Genome Biology 2010, 11:206 doi:10.1186/gb-2010-11-5-206Published: 5 May 2010
Many people expected the question 'How many genes in the human genome?' to be resolved with the publication of the genome sequence in 2001, but estimates continue to fluctuate.