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Genetic perspectives in biology and medicine

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Genetics.,
  • Medical genetics.,
  • Genetics -- biography.,
  • Genetics -- history.,
  • Genetics, Medical -- history.,
  • Genetics, Medical -- trends.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesPerspectives in biology and medicine.
    Statementedited by Edward D. Garber.
    ContributionsGarber, Edward D. 1918-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQH438 .G44 1985
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 500 p. :
    Number of Pages500
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3027986M
    ISBN 100226282155, 0226282163
    LC Control Number85008454

    While this book focuses on the specifics of genetics and genomics, it also adopts a clinical perspective of geroscience, which seeks to understand the genetic, molecular and cellular mechanisms that make aging an important risk factor and, sometimes, a determining factor in the diseases and common chronic conditions of older people. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine. Barton Childs's book is erudite and informative. — Rodney Harris. Human Genetics. Reviewer: Louis Heck, MD (University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine) Description: In each section of this book, the author develops the thesis that the awareness and identification of human diseases with a.

    discovery in the history of biology, ranking just behind that of Charles Darwin. This discovery marked the beginning of an intense study of molecular biology, one that dominates modern biology and that will continue to do so into the foreseeable future. Recent advances and new developments in genomics research provide the opportunity to characterize many new genes with unknown function, hitherto uncharacterized previously unknown genes and many genomic variants to be involved in complex biological processes such as in immunology. Besides a more detailed understanding in basic processes in immunology, microarray studies have increased our.

    Book Detail: Language: English Pages: Author: TNAU Price: Free Outlines of Principles of Genetic History og Genetic Mendel’s laws of inheritance and exceptions to the laws. Types of gene action Multiple alleles Multiple factor hypothesis. Quantitative traits – Qualitative traits and differences between them Cytoplasmic inheritance Methods of inducing mutations and C l. GLOSSARY. Adaptive: Traits that increase the capacity of individuals to survive and reproduce. Biocultural evolution: Describes the interactions between biology and culture that have influenced human evolution. Biomedical: An approach to medicine that is based on the application of insights from science, particularly biology and chemistry. Communal healing: An approach to healing that directs.


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