Medical Genetics Products

  • Companion Diagnostics (CDx) in Precision Medicine

    1st Edition

    Edited by Il-Jin Kim

    There is a new trend in anti-cancer therapeutics development: a targeted therapy and precision medicine that targets a subgroup of patients with specific biomarkers. An in vitro diagnostic (IVD) assay is required to identify a subgroup of cancer patients who would benefit from the targeted therapy,…

    Hardback – 2019-03-04
    Jenny Stanford Publishing
    Pan Stanford Series on Digital Signal Processing

  • A Century of Geneticists

    Mutation to Medicine, 1st Edition

    By Krishna Dronamraju

    Genetics, like all scientific disciplines, is a human endeavor. Thus, the lives of geneticists - their friendships, colleagues and associations - play an important role in the historical development of the science. This book summarizes the history of genetics by reviewing the lives of the prominent…

    Paperback – 2018-11-15
    CRC Press

  • Precision Medicine in Cancers and Non-Communicable Diseases

    1st Edition

    By Debmalya Barh

    The availability of human genome, large amount of data on individual genetic variations, environmental interactions, influence of lifestyle, and cutting-edge tools and technologies for big-data analysis have led to the era of clinical practice of "Precision Medicine". This book aims to provide a…

    Hardback – 2018-10-02
    CRC Press

  • Statistical Methods for Survival Trial Design

    With Applications to Cancer Clinical Trials Using R, 1st Edition

    By Jianrong Wu

    Statistical Methods for Survival Trial Design: With Applications to Cancer Clinical Trials Using R provides a thorough presentation of the principles of designing and monitoring cancer clinical trials in which time-to-event is the primary endpoint. Traditional cancer trial designs with…

    Hardback – 2018-06-18
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Chapman & Hall/CRC Biostatistics Series

  • Bioethics, Genetics and Sport

    1st Edition

    By Silvia Camporesi, Mike McNamee

    Advances in genetics and related biotechnologies are having a profound effect on sport, raising important ethical questions about the limits and possibilities of the human body. Drawing on real case studies and grounded in rigorous scientific evidence, this book offers an ethical critique of…

    Paperback – 2018-03-08
    Routledge
    Ethics and Sport

  • Handbook of New Genetic Diagnostic Technologies in Reproductive Medicine

    Improving Patient Success Rates and Infant Health, 1st Edition

    Edited by Carlos Simón, Carmen Rubio

    Different genetic diagnostic and treatment options are used worldwide to improve routine IVF procedures for the benefit of patients. This handbook updates the new genetic diagnostic technologies that have been translated to practice aiming to improve outcomes in the clinic and have a healthy baby…

    Hardback – 2018-02-09
    CRC Press

  • The Coronary Heart Disease Pandemic in the Twentieth Century

    Emergence and Decline in Advanced Countries, 1st Edition

    By William G. Rothstein

    This book demonstrates that a pandemic of coronary heart disease occurred in North America, western and northern Europe, and Australia and New Zealand from the 1930s to about 2000. At its peak it caused more deaths than any other disease. The book examines and compares trends in coronary heart…

    Hardback – 2017-12-26
    CRC Press

  • Adipokines

    1st Edition

    Edited by Victor R. Preedy, Ross J. Hunter

    Adipokines (also called adipocytokines) are a group of peptides secreted by adipose tissue. They have diverse roles, from functions in the individual cell to the whole body. This volume examines a wide range of specific adipokines as well as their general cellular aspects, including thermal stress…

    Paperback – 2017-09-12
    CRC Press

  • A Guide to Bioethics

    1st Edition

    By Emmanuel A. Kornyo

    Solving intractable biotechnological questions of evolution, medicine, and genetics is now easier due to methods permitting the rapid analysis of molecular sequence data. These advances have exposed ethical and policy concerns. How would genomic information be used and by whom? Should individuals…

    Paperback – 2017-09-07
    CRC Press
    Pocket Guides to Biomedical Sciences

  • Genetics and Global Public Health

    Sickle Cell and Thalassaemia, 1st Edition

    Edited by Simon M. Dyson, Karl Atkin

    Sickle cell and thalassaemia are among the world’s most common genetic conditions. They are especially common in Africa, Brazil, the Caribbean, the Middle East and Asia. They affect all ethnic groups but they particularly impact on minority ethnic groups in North America, Europe and Australasia.…

    Paperback – 2017-05-22
    Routledge

  • Advancing Healthcare Through Personalized Medicine

    1st Edition

    By Priya Hays

    This innovative book provides a unique perspective on the biomedical and societal implications of personalized medicine and how it will help mitigate the healthcare crisis and rein in ever-growing expenditure. It introduces the reader to underlying concepts at the heart of personalized medicine -…

    Paperback – 2017-03-13
    CRC Press

  • Therapeutic Applications of Adenoviruses

    1st Edition

    Edited by Philip Ng, Nicola Brunetti-Pierri

    Adenoviruses are double stranded DNA viruses that have been used to study the process of DNA replication. Studies of the mode of action of adenovirally produced tumors in rodents led to the discovery of tumour supressor genes. The adenoviral vector is now the most used vector in clinical gene…

    Hardback – 2016-12-21
    CRC Press
    Gene and Cell Therapy

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