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Published: 20 January 2010

704 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195398441

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Human Genome Epidemiology, 2nd Edition

Building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease


Edited by Muin Khoury, Sara Bedrosian, Marta Gwinn, Julian Higgins, John Ioannidis, and Julian Little

  • A complete look at the methods and applications of human genome epidemiology
  • With contributions from leaders in the field from around the world

New to this Edition:

  • Fully updated throughout to reflect the most recent advances in human genome studies
  • Contains a discussion of the emerging use of biobanks, networks, online databases and other knowledge-sharing tools
  • A new set of disease-specific case studies including Type 2 Diabetes, Schizophrenia, and heart disease

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