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Unformatted text preview: variations namely cancer, diabetes, cardiovascular disease, obesity are likely to be encoded in the wide spectrum of variation in genes which are primarily SNPs (3). Hence, SNPs are of great importance for biomedical research as well as development of pharmaceutical products. Moreover, scientists believe that SNP maps will undoubtedly help them to identify multiple genes associated with a myriad of complicated diseases such as cancer, diabetes and vascular diseases....
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This note was uploaded on 02/25/2012 for the course BIO 1421 taught by Professor Farr during the Fall '08 term at Texas State.
- Fall '08