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openfree Variome

The is an openfreeweb resource and encyclopedia of world wide SNP(Single Nucleotide Polymorphism), SV, Indels, CNV, and other variants. aims to support the international genome variance researches by collecting, organizing, analyzing, and disseminating variome information.  

What are Variome and Variomics?

Ethnic variomes:

   KoVariome |  Chinese variome  |  Japanese variome  |   AsianVariome


openfree variome information guildeline

Research results

External Links

a PASNP site: Pan Asia SNP project related site.
siphs:a life sciences community,
Medicine and molecular biology DB
dbGap: a Database of Genome Wide Association Studies
FESTAtagSNP picker
Haplo, Haplot
Allele Frequency Database at Yale. USA

Q & A

Meetings and conferences

International Meetings on Variome

SNP Basics

Variome Server at PGI, GRF.

Variomics and SNP References

    1. Prichard et al, 2000, Inference of Population Structure Using Multilocus Genotype Data, Genetics, 155, 945-959.
    2. Bowcock et al, 1994, High resolution of human evolutionary trees with polymorphic microsatellites, Nature, 368, 31, 455-457.
    3. Shriver et al, 2004, The genome distribution of population substructure in four populations using 8,524 autosomal SNPs.
    4. Shriver et al, 2005, Large-scale SNP analysis reveals clustered and continuous patterns o f human genetic variation.
    5. Adeyemo et al, 2005, Genetic structure in four West African population groups.
    6. Chakraborty and Jin, 1993, A unified approach to study hypervariable polymorphisms: Statistical considerations of determining relatedness and population distances.