There is much overlap between the genes, pathways and biological processes implicated by the GWAS studies and those identified through these monogenic human and animal model studies (Table 1).

—over·lap Listen to audio /ˈoʊvɚˌlæp/ noun plural over·laps [count] ▪ The map shows an overlap in the regions controlled by the two tribes. [noncount] ▪ There is some overlap between the two courses. [=the courses cover some of the same material]