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New Haplotype Map May Overhaul Gene Hunting

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Science  28 Oct 2005:
Vol. 310, Issue 5748, pp. 601
DOI: 10.1126/science.310.5748.601a

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Three years after it was launched with high hopes of identifying genes behind complex diseases such as diabetes, the first, massive phase of the International HapMap Project is complete. But questions about the map's usefulness remain.