Genomics for Everyone: UCSC Researchers Release First Human Pangenome

9/30/2023; 2 minutes

UC Santa Cruz scientists, along with a consortium of researchers, have released a draft of the first human pangenome—a new, usable reference for genomics that combines the genetic material of 47 individuals from different ancestral backgrounds to allow for a deeper, more accurate understanding of worldwide genomic diversity. (#39252)

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