Keywords: muddled language
A critical aspect of science is the clear communication of complicated matters. However, language is often ambiguous, and the message can get lost in the telling. In particular, genetic terms can have different meanings for different people. Here, I discuss this problem and ...
Keywords: clarity of presentation, genetic terms, HGNC, HGVS nomenclature, Human Variome Project, muddled language, systematics, Variation Ontology