Genetics uses a lot of abbreviations and fancy terms, but it’s not as complicated as you think! Join GeneSavvy every Friday for Genetics 101, where we answer some of the most commonly-asked questions about genetics!
Stay tuned as we cover delve into the alphabet soup of genetics in bite-sized weekly posts! Some of the topics we plan to cover include:
- What is a SNP?
- What is a nucleotide?
- What is mitochondrial DNA?
- Sequencing vs. Genotyping
- What is Read-Depth? (and why is it important?!)
- What is the exome?
- What is CNV?
- What is a de novo variant?
But we also want to hear from you! Ask our GeneSavvy team your questions about genetics and see it covered here in the Genetics 101 series!