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Published: 06 March 2018

728 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780199329007

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Gardner and Sutherland's Chromosome Abnormalities and Genetic Counseling

Fifth edition

R.J. McKinlay Gardner and David J. Amor

Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics

  • A complete revision of the classic guide to chromosome disorders and how parents and patients can be advised about them
  • Seamless integration of underlying science and clinical practice make it an accessible, essential resource for geneticists, genetic counselors, and laboratory professionals
  • Reflects the ongoing transition from classic cytogenetics and molecular karyotyping, including the wave of "new" duplication and deletion syndromes
  • Part of the venerated Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics series

New to this Edition:

  • Thoroughly updated, building on the beloved four previous editions
  • Provides answers and guidance to practically every chromosomal question the counselor is likely to encounter in the clinic
  • Extensive listing of deletion and duplication syndromes
  • Addresses the challenging issue of copy number variants
  • Includes overview of the roles of new molecular methodologies in prenatal and preimplantation diagnosis

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