Skip to main content

How do I find the SNPs upstream from genes using the UCSC Genome Browser?

Difficulty level
Beginner
Duration
8:13
Topic

This tutorial shows how to find all the single nucleotide polymorphisms upstream from genes using the UCSC Genome Browser.

Topics covered in this lesson
  • Set up the Genome Browser display to see your gene
  • Use the Table Browser to get upstream regions
  • Paste and view your upstream regions as a Custom Track
  • Intersect upstream regions with the SNP track
  • Load upstream SNPs as a new Custom Track