Fields Shared with Evidence

Assertions share several fields with evidence, which for the most part can be understood and curated in the same manner. Please review the evidence documentation for these fields, and the notes below on any nuances in interpretation or curation between entity’s fields.

Shared Field

Evidence Documentation

Notes

Gene

Gene Field

Variant

Variant Field

Origin

Gene Field

Disease

Disease Field

In some cases, several evidence items with non-identical but highly related disease terms may be incorporated into a single assertion. In this case, choose the most general disease category that includes all of the evidence diseases.

Type

Type Field

Direction

Direction Field

Clinical Significance

Clinical Significance Field