International Journal of Genomics

International Journal of Genomics / 2000 / Article

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Volume 1 |Article ID 750875 | https://doi.org/10.1002/1097-0061(20000930)17:3<218::AID-YEA37>3.0.CO;2-X

Ian Dunham, "The Gene Guessing Game", International Journal of Genomics, vol. 1, Article ID 750875, 7 pages, 2000. https://doi.org/10.1002/1097-0061(20000930)17:3<218::AID-YEA37>3.0.CO;2-X

The Gene Guessing Game

Abstract

A recent flurry of publications and media attention has revived interest in the question of how many genes exist in the human genome. Here, I review the estimates and use genomic sequence data from human chromosomes 21 and 22 to establish my own prediction.

Copyright © 2000 Hindawi Publishing Corporation. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.


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