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  • Gerstein MB, Bruce C, Rozowsky JS, Zheng D, Du J, Korbel JO, Emanuelsson O, Zhang ZD, Weissman S, Snyder M. 2007. What is a gene, post-ENCODE? History and updated definition. Genome Research 17(6):669-81 (June).   PubMed;  full text

Entrez Gene LocusLink (predecessor to Entrez Gene -- no longer available, but the following articles might provide helpful background information)
  • Articles
    • Pruitt KD, Maglott DR. 2001. RefSeq and LocusLink: NCBI gene-centered resources. Nucleic Acids Res. 29(1):137-40 (January 1).   PubMed;  full text
    • Pruitt KD, Katz KS, Sicotte H, Maglott DR. 2000. Introducing RefSeq and LocusLink: curated human genome resources at the NCBI. Trends Genet. 16(1):44-7 (January).   PubMed

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