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Genetic Basis for Respiratory Control Disorders

Genetic Basis for Respiratory Control Disorders

by Claude Gaultier (Editor) Genetic Basis for Respiratory Control Disorders provides an overview of the recent knowledge of the genetic factors underlying respiratory control disorders, an emerging field in respiratory… Read more »

Genetics of Colorectal Cancer

Genetics of Colorectal Cancer

by John D. Potter, Noralane M. Lindor, Kikuo Cho (Other) Genetic susceptibility refers to how variations in a person’s genes increase or decrease his or her susceptibility to environmental factors,… Read more »

Cancer Genetics

Cancer Genetics

by Boris Pasche (Editor) Cancer genetics has revolutionized the practice of medicine as inherited genetic information helps predicts which individuals are at risk of developing various forms of cancer. Furthermore,… Read more »

Male Reproductive Cancers: Epidemiology, Pathology and Genetics

Male Reproductive Cancers: Epidemiology, Pathology and Genetics

by William D. Foulkes (Editor), Kathleen A. Cooney (Editor) Knowledge about cancer genetics is rapidly expanding, and has implications for all aspects of cancer research and treatment, including molecular causation,… Read more »

Principles of Clinical Cancer Genetics: A Handbook from the Massachusetts General Hospital

Principles of Clinical Cancer Genetics: A Handbook from the Massachusetts General Hospital

by Daniel C. Chung (Editor), Daniel A. Haber (Editor) Advances in genetics are transforming estimates of an individual’s risk of developing cancer and approaches to prevention and management of cancer… Read more »

The Role of Genetics in Breast and Reproductive Cancers

The Role of Genetics in Breast and Reproductive Cancers

by Piri Welcsh (Editor) Of all factors contributing to breast cancer, family history of disease is the most powerful. Currently, our understanding of genetic predisposition to breast cancer includes three… Read more »

Genetic Counselling: A Psychological Approach

Genetic Counselling: A Psychological Approach

by Christine Evans, Peter Harper (Foreword by) The role of a genetic counsellor is to mediate between the rapid advances in molecular medicine and an individual’s ability to understand and… Read more »

Governance of Genetic Information: Who Decides?

Governance of Genetic Information: Who Decides?

by Caroline Mullen This volume maps the areas of ethical concern in the debate regarding the governance of genetic information, and suggests alternative ethical frameworks and models of regulation in… Read more »

Small Molecule Therapy for Genetic Disease

Small Molecule Therapy for Genetic Disease

by Jess G. Thoene (Editor) This book summarizes the substantial work that has been accomplished in the treatment of inborn errors of metabolism with simple molecules. These agents are discrete,… Read more »

The PCR Revolution: Basic Technologies and Applications

The PCR Revolution: Basic Technologies and Applications

by Stephen A. Bustin (Editor) The invention of the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) won the Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1994 and remains one of the most important scientific discoveries… Read more »

Optimal High-Throughput Screening: Practical Experimental Design and Data Analysis for Genome-Scale RNAi Research

Optimal High-Throughput Screening: Practical Experimental Design and Data Analysis for Genome-Scale RNAi Research

by Xiaohua Douglas Zhang This concise, self-contained, and cohesive book focuses on commonly used and recently developed methods for designing and analyzing high-throughput screening (HTS) experiments from a statistically sound… Read more »

Neurogenetics

Neurogenetics

by Wood_Nicholas Progress in genetic knowledge is profoundly affecting medical practice, and no clinical specialty has more diseases associated with genetic mutations than neurology. As a more complete picture of… Read more »

Human Genetic Diversity: Functional Consequences for Health and Disease

Human Genetic Diversity: Functional Consequences for Health and Disease

by Julian C. Knight The secrets of our genetic heritage are finally being unlocked. The massive scientific effort to sequence the human genome is in fact just the beginning of… Read more »

Cell and Molecular Biology: Concepts and Experiments / Edition 7

Cell and Molecular Biology: Concepts and Experiments / Edition 7

by Gerald Karp Balances coverage of the concepts of cell and molecular biology, using examples of experimentation to support those concepts. As experimental techniques become more diverse and complex, it… Read more »

Genes and Common Diseases: Genetics in Modern Medicine

Genes and Common Diseases: Genetics in Modern Medicine

by Alan Wright (Editor), Nicholas Hastie (Editor) Genes and Common Diseases presents an up-to-date view of the role of genetics in modern medicine, reflecting the strengths and limitations of a… Read more »

Epigenetic Aspects of Chronic Diseases

Epigenetic Aspects of Chronic Diseases

by Helmtrud I. Roach (Editor), Felix Bronner (Editor), Richard O.C. Oreffo (Editor) Epigenetic Aspects of Chronic Diseases assembles in comprehensive form what is known about the role of epigenetics in… Read more »

Management of Genetic Syndromes

Management of Genetic Syndromes

by Suzanne B. Cassidy The bestselling guide to the medical management of common genetic syndromes —now fully revised and expanded A review in the American Journal of Medical Genetics heralded the first… Read more »

Genetic Cardiomyopathies: A Clinical Approach

Genetic Cardiomyopathies: A Clinical Approach

by Gianfranco Sinagra, Fulvio Camerini, Luisa Mestroni In the last decade, genetics has been emerging as a primary issue in the diagnosis and management of cardiomyopathies. This book is intended… Read more »

RNA and Cancer

RNA and Cancer

by Jane Y. Wu Accumulating evidence supports the role of defects in post-transcriptional gene regulation in the development of cancer. RNA and Cancer examines the recent advances in our understanding of… Read more »

Biosimilars: A New Generation of Biologics

Biosimilars: A New Generation of Biologics

by Jean-Louis Prugnaud, Jean-Hugues Trouvin Biologics have revolutionised the treatment of many severe conditions, delivering exceptional clinical results but also producing exceptionally high prices. As patents expire, copies and price competition are… Read more »

Genetics Of Obesity

Genetics Of Obesity

by Claude Bouchard This book provides a comprehensive compilation of the evidence available regarding the role of genetic differences in the etiology of human obesities and their health and metabolic implications…. Read more »

The Principles of Clinical Cytogenetics

The Principles of Clinical Cytogenetics

by Steven Gersen (Editor), Martha B. Keagle (Editor) “In this thoroughly revised and expanded edition of The Principles of Clinical Cytogenetics, a panel of hands-on experts update their survey of the basic… Read more »

A Practical Guide to Human Cancer Genetics

A Practical Guide to Human Cancer Genetics

by Shirley V. Hodgson, William D. Foulkes, Charis Eng, Eamonn R. Maher This is a comprehensive and up-to-date guide to the diagnosis, clinical features and management of inherited disorders conferring cancer susceptibility. It is… Read more »

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis in Clinical Practice

Preimplantation Genetic Diagnosis in Clinical Practice

Tarek El-Toukhy (Editor), Peter Braude (Editor)   Preimplantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) is a rapidly advancing field of reproductive genetics. With the significant improvements achieved over the last few years in the understanding of… Read more »

Handbook of Systems Biology: Concepts and Insights

Handbook of Systems Biology: Concepts and Insights

by Marian Walhout (Editor), Marc Vidal (Editor), Job Dekker (Editor) This book provides an entry point into Systems Biology for researchers in genetics, molecular biology, cell biology, microbiology and biomedical science to understand… Read more »

Biology of Disease

Biology of Disease

by N. Ahmed, C. Smith, E. Wood, M. Dawson Biology of Disease describes the biology of many of the human disorders and disease that are encountered in a clinical setting. It is designed for first… Read more »

Biochemistry and Genetics Pretest Self-Assessment and Review 5th edition

Biochemistry and Genetics Pretest Self-Assessment and Review 5th edition

by Golder Wilson PreTest is the closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 1 before you take it! 500 USMLE-style questions and answers! Great for course review and the… Read more »

Anatomy, Histology, and Cell Biology PreTest Self-Assessment and Review 4th edition

Anatomy, Histology, and Cell Biology PreTest Self-Assessment and Review 4th edition

by Robert Klein, George Enders PreTest is the closest you can get to seeing the USMLE Step 1 before you take it 500 USMLE-type questions and answers! “This edition of PreTest is full of… Read more »

The Chemical Biology of DNA Damage

The Chemical Biology of DNA Damage

by Nicholas E. Geacintov (Editor), Suse Broyde (Editor) Bringing the power of biochemical analysis to toxicology, this modern reference explains genotoxicity at the molecular level, showing the links between a DNA lesion… Read more »

Genetics: Analysis and Principles 4th edition

Genetics: Analysis and Principles 4th edition

by Robert Brooker Genetics: Analysis and Principles is a one-semester, introductory genetics textbook that takes an experimental approach to understanding genetics. By weaving one or two experiments into the narrative of each… Read more »

Practical Guide to Neurogenetics

Practical Guide to Neurogenetics

by Thomas T. Warner, Simon R. Hammans This simple guide to neurogenetics demystifies the overwhelming amount of information on the subject so you can identify key clinical features and understand your management… Read more »

Human Genetics: From Molecules to Medicine

Human Genetics: From Molecules to Medicine

Human Genetics: From Molecules to Medicine provides balanced coverage of molecular and clinical genetics for the preclinical medical student with relevant examples of the application of basic science to clinical medicine…. Read more »

The Usborne Complete Book of the Human Body: Internet Linked (Complete Books)

The Usborne Complete Book of the Human Body: Internet Linked (Complete Books)

A fact-packed, beautifully illustrated, all-around introduction to the human body and how it works. Engaging, friendly text and clear, simple explanations. Experiments and activities show how to take your own… Read more »

Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment, 6th Edition

Genetic Disorders and the Fetus: Diagnosis, Prevention and Treatment, 6th Edition

Highly Commended in the Obstetrics and Gynaecology category of the 2010 BMA Medical Book Competition Brand new edition of the world’s leading text on prenatal diagnosis This 6th Edition of Genetic Disorders… Read more »

Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery 2ND EDITION

Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery 2ND EDITION

Molecular Analysis and Genome Discovery, Second Edition is a completely revised and updated new edition of this successful book. The text provides a comprehensive overview of recent developments in the… Read more »

Cellular and Molecular Biology of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Cellular and Molecular Biology of Autism Spectrum Disorders

Over the past several decades the incidence of autism spectrum disorders (ASD) has increased dramatically. The etiology of ASD remains an unsolved puzzle to scientists, physicians, pediatricians, psychiatrists, and pharmacologists…. Read more »

Color Atlas of Genetics, Third Edition (Flexibook)

Color Atlas of Genetics, Third Edition (Flexibook)

A remarkable achievement by a single author … concise but informative … No geneticist or physician interested in genetic diseases should be without a copy of this remarkable edition. –American… Read more »

High-Yield Cell and Molecular Biology 3rd edition (High-Yield Series)

High-Yield Cell and Molecular Biology 3rd edition (High-Yield Series)

High-Yield Cell and Molecular Biology, Third Edition provides the essential information needed for USMLE Step 1 review and course study. It covers current cell and molecular biology techniques and principles… Read more »

Memmler’s The Human Body in Health and Disease 12th edition

Memmler’s The Human Body in Health and Disease 12th edition

This widely read classic is an excellent primer on normal and abnormal anatomy, physiology and pathophysiology, basic microbiology, chemistry, and the human disease process. With an accessible design and a… Read more »

Memmler’s Structure and Function of the Human Body 10th Edition Text and Study Guide Package

Memmler’s Structure and Function of the Human Body 10th Edition Text and Study Guide Package

A component of the PASSport to Success, this Study Guide is the ideal companion to the Tenth Edition of Memmler’s Structure and Function of the Human Body, the acclaimed classic… Read more »