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Human Molecular Genetics CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition

By Peter Sudbery

Published by Benjamin Cummings

Published Date: Apr 8, 2013



This third edition of Human Molecular Genetics continues to provide a clear introduction to this complex and fast moving field. Now updated and revised throughout, the material covered has been carefully selected and structured to provide a concise overview for students studying the subject as part of a general biology, genetics or medical degree. 


The text is aimed at courses in Human Genetics, Human Molecular Genetics and The Molecular Basis of Disease taught within Biology, Biochemistry, Biomolecular Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Genetics and medical and other health-care degrees. 

Table of Contents

  1. Human genetic disease
  2. An introduction to the structure of the human genome
  3. Mapping the human genome
  4. The sequence of the human genome
  5. Single-gene disorders
  6. The genetic components of complex diseases
  7. Small RNAs in human genetics
  8. Genetic testing
  9. Gene therapy
  10. Human population genetics and evolution
  11. DNA profiling in forensic criminology
  12. Human genetics and society

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Human Molecular Genetics CourseSmart eTextbook, 3rd Edition
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$66.99 | ISBN-13: 978-1-4479-1409-9