The human disease network

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Combining the efforts of great minds in the field of network science and medical genetics, this paper describes the diseasome, an integrated network of genetic disorders.

See figure 13 for a great overview of some allelic conditions.

Goh KI, Cusick ME, Valle D, Childs B, Vidal M, Barabasi AL.
The human disease network.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2007 May 22;104(21):8685-90

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