New Atmosphere, New Vision: Gibson and Whittemore Kick Off Invest in ME Conference 2016
Mark Berry reports on Dr. Gibson's introduction and Dr. Whittemore's keynote speech, at the 11th Invest in ME International ME Conference in London.
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Rare alleles

Discussion in 'General ME/CFS Discussion' started by bel canto, Jan 9, 2014.

  1. bel canto

    bel canto Senior Member

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    @Valentijn

    Have you looked at the total numbers of rare alleles - 1% and 10% - of our participants here compared to a control group?

    It would be interesting to know if our group carries a more significant genetic burden of rare alleles.

    Of course, it's very possible that the overall numbers of mutations are similar, but the composition is quite different, with significantly different effects.

    Just curious!
     
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  2. Valentijn

    Valentijn Activity Level: 3

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    That would be interesting, but would take a bit of time ... I might give it a try when I finish up with a couple genes I'm looking at currently :D
     
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