About NCBI LocusLink
UT Southwestern Medical Center Library
Curated central location for information about genes and loci. Stable ID for each locus, and links to a diverse array of resources, including nomenclature, reference sequences, literature, mapping information, and related databases. Collaborative effort among NCBI, Human Gene Nomenclature Committee, OMIM, and others. Also supports a joint effort to track the identification of novel genes.