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Author Schaefer, G. Bradley, author

Title Medical genetics : an integrated approach / G. Bradley Schaefer, James N. Thompson, Jr
Published New York : McGraw-Hill Education, [2014]
©2014
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Description 1 online resource (x, 374 pages) : color illustrations
Series McGraw-Hill's AccessMedicine
Contents Genetics : unity and diversity -- Information flow and levels of regulation -- The organization of development -- The structure and function of genes -- Clinical cytogenetics -- Mendelian genetics : patterns of gene transmission -- Mutation -- Metabolism -- Family history and pedigree analysis -- Multifactorial inheritance and gene x environment interactions -- Genetic testing and screening -- Atypical modes of inheritance -- Disorders of organelles -- Genetic therapeutics -- Population genetics and genetic diversity -- Of fruit flies, mice, and patients : tying it all together
Summary "This book utilizes an integrated approach to medical genetics by combining a tailored introduction to essential general genetics and up-to-date coverage of medical genetics following the curriculum recommended by the Association of Professors of Human Genetics and Medical Genetics and by the American Society of Human Genetics Guidelines. Core genetic principles are reviewed with an emphasis on mechanisms and unifying concepts"--Preface
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from electronic title page (AccessMedicine, viewed November 9, 2017)
Subject Medical genetics
Human cytogenetics
Genetics, Medical
Cytogenetics
Genetic Phenomena -- genetics
Genetic Techniques
Form Electronic book
Author Thompson, James N., author
LC no. 2013011825
ISBN 9780071819282
0071819282