Matthew Block and Jonathan Corum from The New York Times use a network graph to map diseases and the genes they have in common. Color indicates the type of disease, circles represent diseases, and gray squares are genes that the diseases have in common. The graphic has a nice magnifying glass zooming feature, so that you too can be a biologist.
Mapping the Human Diseasome With a Network Graph
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Americans are Growing Bigger
We keep getting bigger. Watch overweight and obesity rates move up over several decades.
Mapping the Most Common Races
Select one or more races for a quick comparison. Counties are colored by the most prevalent.