UK Biobank reference genome?
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How do I find out the reference genome for the UK Biobank? If you could direct me to an article that I could cite, that would be terrific.

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2.6 years ago

I searched the official docs and found GRCh37 (hg19). Take a look:

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2.2 years ago
Eric T. ★ 2.7k

The exomes are aligned to GRCh38 with the "chr" prefix removed from the sequence names.

The older SNP array genotypes, as Kevin noted, use GRCh37 as the reference.

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