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    Description"Medical Genetics" is the clearest and most concise text on the subject, providing state-of-the-art coverage of clinically relevant molecular genetics. Lynn B. Jorde, PhD; John C. Carey, MD; and Michael J. Bamshad, MD integrate recent developments with clinical practice and emphasize the central principles of genetics and their clinical applications. Now in full color, this edition provides you with the stunning visual clarity so important in this field. Get the very latest on hot topics like gene identification, cancer genetics, gene testing and gene therapy, common diseases, ethical and social issues, personalized medicine, and much more. With Student Consult access, you'll get the full text online, along with images, 150 USMLE-style questions, and the clinical commentary and patient/family vignette boxes from the text-collated by chapter-for review. The accompanying Evolve site provides additional faculty notes, higher resolution images, 150 multiple choice questions, and 100 sample problems and essay questions. In other words, this is an indispensable resource that should be on every reading list.

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    Medical Genetics
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Lynn B. Jorde, By (author) John C. Carey, By (author) Michael J. Bamshad
    Physical properties
    Format: Mixed media product
    Number of pages: 368
    Width: 216 mm
    Height: 276 mm
    Thickness: 15 mm
    Weight: 930 g
    ISBN 13: 9780323053730
    ISBN 10: 0323053734

    BIC E4L: HEA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: S6.1T
    B&T Book Type: NF
    Ingram Subject Code: PI
    Libri: I-PI
    B&T Merchandise Category: TXT
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T General Subject: 510
    DC22: 616.042
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 02
    DC22: 616/.042
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    BIC subject category V2: MFN
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 16930
    BISAC V2.8: MED107000
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    LC classification: RB155 .J67 2010
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    Thema V1.0: MFN
    4, Revised
    Edition statement
    4th Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    Approx. 294 illustrations (294 in full color)
    Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
    Imprint name
    Publication date
    06 October 2009
    Publication City/Country
    St Louis
    Table of contents
    1 Background and History 2 Basic Cell Biology: Structure and Function of Genes and Chromosomes 3 Genetic Variation: Its Origin and Detection 4 Autosomal Dominant and Recessive Inheritance 5 Sex-Linked and Nontraditional Modes of Inheritance 6 Clinical Cytogenetics: The Chromosomal Basis of Human Disease 7 Biochemical Genetics: Disorders of Metabolism 8 Gene Mapping and Identification 9 Immunogenetics 10 Developmental Genetics 11 Cancer Genetics 12 Multifactorial Inheritance and Common Diseases 13 Genetic Testing and Gene Therapy 14 Genetics and Personalized Medicine 15 Clinical Genetics and Genetic Counseling