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How do I find a list of genes in a genomic region using the UCSC Genome Browser?

Difficulty level
Beginner
Duration
4:32
Topic

This tutorial shows how to use the UCSC genome browser to find a list of genes in a given genomic region.

Topics covered in this lesson

 

  • Set up the Genome Browser display to see the genes in your region
  • Zoom to a cytoband
  • Display only one isoform per gene
  • Use the Table Browser to get the list of genes in your region
  • Use knownCanonical table in the Table Browser to list only one isoform per gene