FINDbase

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FINDbase
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Description genetic variation allele frequencies.
Contact
Research center University of Patras, Patras, Greece.
Laboratory Department of Pharmacy, School of Health Sciences, Faculty of Engineering
Authors Marianthi Georgitsi
Primary citation Georgitsi & al. (2011)[1]
Release date 2006
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Website http://www.findbase.org

The Frequency of INherited Disorders database (FINDbase) is a database of frequencies of causative genetic variations worldwide.[1][2] FINDbase was founded in 2006 to be a relational database for these frequencies of causative genetic variations of inherited genetic disorders, as well as pharmacogenetic markers. Out of all the national/ethnic mutation databases (NEMDBs), FINDbase has the most content and since all the entries are collected from various populations worldwide, it is seen as a great resource for population-specific information.[3]

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  1. ^ a b Georgitsi, Marianthi; Viennas Emmanouil; Antoniou Dimitris I; Gkantouna Vassiliki; van Baal Sjozef; Petricoin Emanuel F; Poulas Konstantinos; Tzimas Giannis; Patrinos George P (Jan 2011). "FINDbase: a worldwide database for genetic variation allele frequencies updated". Nucleic Acids Res. (England) 39 (Database issue): D926–32. doi:10.1093/nar/gkq1236. PMC 3013745. PMID 21113021. 
  2. ^ Papadopoulos, Petros; Emmanouil Viennas, Vassiliki Gkantouna, Cristiana Pavlidis, Marina Bartsakoulia, Zafeiria-Marina Ioannou, Ilham Ratbi, Abdelaziz Sefiani, John Tsaknakis, Konstantinos Poulas, Giannis Tzimas, George P. Patrinos (Jan 2014). "Developments in FINDbase database for clinically relevant genomic variation allele frequencies". Nucleic Acids Res. (England) 42 (Database issue): D1020–6. doi:10.1093/nar/gkt1125. PMC 3964978. PMID 24234438.  Cite uses deprecated parameter |coauthors= (help)
  3. ^ Innocenti, Federico; Schaik, Ron H. N. van, eds. (2013-01-01). Genetic Databases in Pharmacogenomics: The Frequency of Inherited Disorders Database (FINDbase) - Springer. Methods in Molecular Biology. Humana Press. doi:10.1007/978-1-62703-435-7_21. ISBN 978-1-62703-434-0. 

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