Unformatted text preview: related. Copy Number Variants
• A copy number variant is ≥ 1,000 base pairs long.
It is actually an entire exon.
The more copies there are, the greater the protein
• The number of repeats is therefore selected by the
.It is coded for by the genes at 5 loci, all of which are found on chromosome #1.
There are two types of amylase: one is found in your saliva and one in your digestive
tract. Chimpanzees have only one copy. Humans may have from one to three or
more. The number of copies varie...
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- Fall '11