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As a major force in genetics publishing, Oxford University Press is delighted to include below related taster material from our seminal genetics publications. Material from these titles has been carefully selected by Professor Ian Young, as suitable onward reading to your study of Medical Genetics - An Oxford Core Text. We hope you enjoy sampling our extensive genetics resources. Click on individual book jackets for more details, including bibliographic information (for citations etc.) Also see the Online Glossary for sample entries to the seventh edition of A Dictionary of Genetics.

Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e
Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics
Lalloo et al: Risk Assessment and Management in Cancer Genetics
Harper: Landmarks in Medical Genetics Genetics
Gardner & Sutherland: Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling 3e
Holt: Genetics of Mitochondrial Diseases
Young: Introduction to Risk Calculation in Genetic Counseling 3e
McGuffin et al: Psychiatric Genetics and genomics

Choose a chapter:
Chapter 1 - Chapter 2 - Chapter 3 - Chapter 4 - Chapter 5 - Chapter 6 - Chapter 7 -
Chapter 8 - Chapter 9 - Chapter 10 - Chapter 11 - Chapter 12 - Chapter 13 - Chapter 14

Chapter 1 - Gene structure and function

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Page 2     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 324-326: Nucleotide synthesis and metabolism
Page 3     Harper: Landmarks in Medical Genetics Pages 215-217: A Structure for DNA
Page 6     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 394-397: Gene transcription and control
Page 21     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 499-501: Manipulating DNA and Genes

Chapter 2 - Chromosomes and cell division

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Page 38     Gardner & Sutherland: Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling 3e: colour plate opposite page 294: Meiosis II oocytes from younger and older women.
Page 43     Gardner & Sutherland: Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling 3e: Pages 8-9: Sex Chromosomal Abnormality

Chapter 3 - Common chromosome disorders

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Page 55     Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics: Pages 524-525: Down syndrome (trisomy 21)
Page 56     Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics: Pages 534: Patau syndrome (trisomy 13)

Chapter 4 - Single-gene (Mendelian) inheritance

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Page 84     Gardner & Sutherland: Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling 3e: Page 315: Figure 20-2. Mechanisms whereby complete uniparental disomy (UPD) may be generated.
Page 86     Holt: Genetics of Mitochondrial Diseases: Pages 3-4: Replication, repair, and recombination of mitochondrial DNA

Chapter 5 - Identifying genes for Mendelian diseases

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Page 105     Harper: Landmarks in Medical Genetics: Pages 3-5: Huntington's Disease

Chapter 7 - Genes and populations

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Page 136     Harper: Landmarks in Medical Genetics: Pages 62-3: Mendelian Proportions in a Mixed Population

Chapter 9 - Genes and development

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Page 168     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 454-456: Signal transduction - What are the signalling molecules?

Chapter 10 - Genes and cancer

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Page 194     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 525-527: Cell-cycle controls
Page 195     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 369-371: Repair of DNA damage in E. coli
Page 198     Lalloo et al: Risk Assessment and Management in Cancer Genetics: Colour plates opposite page 152
Page 202     Lalloo et al: Risk Assessment and Management in Cancer Genetics: Pages 7-8: Determining risk from the family history
Page 204     Lalloo et al: Risk Assessment and Management in Cancer Genetics: Page 68 : Hereditary non-polyposis colorectal cancer

Chapter 11 - Genes and biochemistry

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Page 216     Holt: Genetics of Mitochondrial Diseases: Pages 89-93: Chronic progressive external ophthalmoplegia (CPEO)

Chapter 12 - Genes and drugs and treatment

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Page 226     Elliott & Elliott: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology 3e: Pages 315-317: Enzymic protective mechanisms in the body - Protection against ingested foreign chemicals (xenobiotics)

Chapter 13 - Clinical skills and scenarios

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Page 251     Young: Introduction to Risk Calculation in Genetic Counseling 3e: Pages 11-14 :Genetic counseling and the laws of probability - Bayes' Theorem
Page 255     McGuffin et al: Psychiatric Genetics and Genomics: Pages 114-115 : The genetic basis of mental retardation
Page 257     Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics: Pages 4-5: Approach to the consultation with a child with dysmorphism, congenital malformation, or developmental delay
Page 261     Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics: Page 30 : Useful resources

Chapter 14 - Applied clinical genetics

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Page 266     Firth & Hurst: Oxford Desk Reference - Clinical Genetics: Page 10 : Communication skills
Page 276     Gardner & Sutherland: Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling 3e: Pages 384-385 : Prenatal diagnosis - Clinical and laboratory procedures