This introduction provides straightforward information on the applications of genetics to clinical medicine. First reviewing fundamental concepts of genetics, the book then explores the role of genetics in understanding gene alterations, and mutations and diseases. The work highlights, for students, residents and practitioners, the important role of genetics as a key research field and as a tool for diagnosing and counselling patients. Coverage includes recent findings in genetically determining diseases.
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Margretta Reed Seashore, MD (Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, Connecticut) Rebecca S. Wappner, MD (Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis)
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Book Description McGraw-Hill Publishing Co, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0838531288
Book Description McGraw-Hill Publishing Co, 1996. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110838531288