Naming human genes

Nature Genetics
Volume 52 Issue 8, August 2020
https://www.nature.com/ng/volumes/52/issues/8

 

Editorial | 03 August 2020
Naming human genes
Gene nomenclature can be complicated, and the official naming of genes requires rational standards to avoid confusion and to maximize clarity. The HUGO Gene Nomenclature Committee has released updated guidelines for the naming of human genes, and we encourage the community to adopt these recommendations.