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ISBN: 9780323596558
Page Count: 368
Imprint: Elsevier
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Medical Genetics Elsevier eBook on VitalSource, 6th Edition

by Lynn B. Jorde, PhD, John C. Carey, MD, MPH and Michael J. Bamshad, MD
Elsevier eBook on VitalSource
cover image - Medical Genetics Elsevier eBook on VitalSource,6th Edition
ISBN: 9780323596558
Page Count: 368
Imprint: Elsevier
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Up to date and extensively revised to reflect recent advances in the genetics of common diseases, as well as current progress in gene therapy, Medical Genetics, 6th Edition, delivers easy-to-read, highly visual coverage of this rapidly changing field. This accessible, practical text integrates key concepts with clinical practice, highlighted by numerous illustrations, tables, concept summaries, and more – all designed to enhance effective learning and retention of complex material.

  • 1 Background and History

    2 Basic Cell Biology: Structure and Function of Genes and Chromosomes

    3 Genetic Variation: Its Origin and Detection

    4 Autosomal Dominant and Recessive Inheritance

    5 Sex-Linked and Nontraditional Modes of Inheritance

    6 Clinical Cytogenetics: The Chromosomal Basis of Human Disease

    7 Biochemical Genetics: Disorders of Metabolism

    8 Disease-Gene Identification

    9 Immunogenetics

    10 Genetic Basis of Development

    11 Cancer Genetics

    12 Multifactorial Inheritance and Common Diseases

    13 Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy

    14 Genetics and Precision Medicine

    15 Clinical Genetics and Genetic Counseling

    Glossary

    Answers to Study Questions

    Index

  • Lynn B. Jorde, PhD, Professor, Mark and Kathie Miller Presidential Chair, Department of Human Genetics,University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT, John C. Carey, MD, MPH, Professor, Division of Medical Genetics, Department of Pediatrics,University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT and Michael J. Bamshad, MD, Professor, Division of Genetic Medicine, Department of Pediatrics,University of Utah Health Sciences Center, Salt Lake City, UT
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