LongevityMap Build 2: Release Notes

Release date:February 14, 2016
Number of entries: 551
Number of genes: 860
Number of variants: 3025

This second build of the LongevityMap represents a significant update. Dozens of new studies and hundreds of new variants have been added. A few existing entries have also been updated and some corrections made.

Please remember these notes refer to the latest stable build of the LongevityMap. The current LongevityMap stats may differ slightly from the above due to improvements after the build's release.

More information concerning the design and curation of the LongevityMap is available elsewhere. Use of the LongevityMap is free but subject to the conditions of the Human Ageing Genomic Resources. To cite the LongevityMap please use:

Budovsky, A., Craig, T., Wang, J., Tacutu, R., Csordas, A., Lourenco, J., Fraifeld, V. E., de Magalhaes, J. P. (2013) "LongevityMap: A database of human genetic variants associated with longevity." Trends in Genetics 29:559-560. PubMed


LongevityMap at the Human Ageing Genomic Resources.

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