Journals Higher Education



Published: 24 October 2014

852 Pages

8-1/2 x 11 inches

ISBN: 9780199896028

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Genomic Medicine

Principles and Practice

Second Edition

Edited by Dhavendra Kumar and Charis Eng

Oxford Monographs on Medical Genetics

  • Written by a team of international experts in different aspects of genetics and genomics related to wide ranging medical and health practices
  • Fills the current gap in education and training for the rapidly changing field of applied genomics for diagnostic and therapeutic uses
  • Includes a carefully compiled glossary relevant to genetic and genomic medicine

New to this Edition:

  • New chapters in first section on bioinformatics, proteomics, microbial genomics and genomic education
  • Second section includes new clinically-oriented chapters, highlighting genomic applications (array comparative genomic hybridization, exome sequencing and next generation sequencing) in clinical diagnosis of congenital developmental malformations, Mendelian genetic disorders, and complex cardiovascular, neuro-psychiatric, ophthalmic, dermatologic, inflammatory and pediatric disorders
  • New developments in gene/cell-based somatic therapy, regenerative medicine, and targeted molecular therapy are discussed

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