1st Edition

Encyclopedia of Medical Genomics and Proteomics, Online Version

ISBN 9780824755645
Published December 29, 2004 by CRC Press
1480 Pages

USD $725.00

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Book Description

Updating researchers on phenomenal progress in the field of molecular medicine the Encyclopedia of Medical Genomics and Proteomics offers trail-blazing studies and authoritative contributions from more than 400 specialists. An important and timely contribution to the biomedical community, the encyclopedia compiles recommendations and research and features coverage of key methods and technologies related to a range of areas. Topics include:Molecular diagnosticsGenomics, microbiology, genetics, and pharmacogeneticsManagement of infectious, neoplastic, and genetic diseasesTreatment of chronic, hereditary, and congenital disordersMedical applications of nucleic acid and protein technologyCell typingDisease susceptibility Predictive genetic and pharmacogenetic testing and tissue typing for transplantationDNA sequencing, point-of-care testing, and quality managementOncology and cancer screeningPathology and forensic issuesDiagnostic microbiology and molecular pathologyEthical issues related to genetics Also Available OnlineThis Taylor & Francis encyclopedia is also available through online subscription, offering a variety of extra benefits for researchers, students, and librarians, including:Citation tracking and alertsActive reference linkingSaved searches and marked listsHTML and PDF format optionsContact Taylor and Francis for more information or to inquire about subscription options and print/online combination packages.US: (Tel) 1.888.318.2367; (E-mail) [email protected]: (Tel) +44 (0) 20 7017 6062; (E-mail) [email protected]

Table of Contents

Acute Myeloid Leukemia ? Angelmann syndrome o Automated DNA sequencing ? Blood group genotyping ? Cancer Chemotherapy o Cystic fibrosis - Mutation detection by microarrays ? Disease gene patents ? Epstein-Barr virus (EBV) ? Forensic DNA Typing - Y Chromosome ? GenePublisher - Automated analysis of DNA microarray data ? Prostate cancer - Prognostic molecular markers ? Retinoblastoma ? Shotgun proteomics ? Tay Sachs disease ? Tissue microarrays in pathology ? West Nile virus ? Yeast two hybrid system

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