In English | En español
Questions About Cancer? 1-800-4-CANCER

Understanding Cancer Series

< Back to Main
  • Posted: 01/28/2005
  • Reviewed: 09/01/2006

Page Options

  • Print This Page
  • Print This Document
  • View Entire Document
  • Email This Document
  • View/Print PowerPoint

Slide 36


SNP Maps

< Previous SectionNext Section >

Scientists are trying to identify all the different SNPs in the human genome. They are sequencing the genomes of a large number of people and then comparing the base sequences to discover SNPs. The sequence data is being stored in computers that can generate a single map of the human genome containing all possible SNPs.

SNP Maps