What are variome and variomics?

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Variomics is the omics study of variomes.

A variome is the totality of biological variation within any population.
 Variome usually refers to biological diversity within species. Therefore it reflects a short period of evolution. The variation among species is called biodiversity or bioversity. 

In practice, a variome can be the sum of small variation in populations such as repeats and SNPs (single nucleotide polymorphisms).

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