Medical and Health Genomics, 1st Edition

  • Dhavendra Kumar
  • Stylianos Antonarakis
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  • ISBN-10: 0127999221
  • ISBN-13: 9780127999227
  • DDC: 616.042
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 358 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released August 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

This title provides concise and evidence-based technical and practical information on the applied and translational aspects of genome sciences and the technologies related to non-clinical medicine and public health. It analyzes the impact of clinical genomics across a diverse array of public and community health issues, and within a variety of global healthcare systems. It is aimed at healthcare professionals, administrators, teachers, and researchers, as well as those interested in the fields of public health genetics and epidemiology.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Medical and Health Genomics.
Dedication.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Contributors.
Foreword.
Preface.
1: The Human Genome.
2: Genomic Technologies in Medicine and Health: Past, Present, and Future.
3: Genomic Databases, Access Review, and Data Access Committees.
4: Diagnostic Genomics and Clinical Bioinformatics.
5: Epigenetics and Epigenomics in Human Health and Disease.
6: Mitochondrial Genomics: Emerging Paradigms and Challenges.
7: The Significance of Metabolomics in Human Health.
8: Microbial Genomics: Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment.
9: A Metagenomic Insight Into the Human Microbiome: Its Implications in Health and Disease.
10: Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics.
11: Medical and Health Aspects of Genetics and Genomics.
12: Content and Variation of the Human Genome.
13: Spectrum of Genetic Diseases and Management.
14: Genomic Analysis in Clinical Practice: What Are the Challenges?.
15: Genomic Perspective of Genetic Counseling.
16: Genetics and Genomics of Reproductive Medicine and Health.
17: Stratified and Precision Medicine.
18: Teaching and Training Medicine in Genomic Era.
19: Genomics, New Drug Development, and Precision Medicines.
20: Cancer Genetics and Genomics.
21: The Provision of Medical and Health Genetics and Genomics in the Developing World.
22: Genomic Applications in Forensic Medicine.
23: Public and Population Health Genomics.
Glossary: Medical and Health Genomics.
Index.
Front Cover.
Medical and Health Genomics.
Dedication.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
List of Contributors.
Foreword.
Preface.
1: The Human Genome.
2: Genomic Technologies in Medicine and Health: Past, Present, and Future.
3: Genomic Databases, Access Review, and Data Access Committees.
4: Diagnostic Genomics and Clinical Bioinformatics.
5: Epigenetics and Epigenomics in Human Health and Disease.
6: Mitochondrial Genomics: Emerging Paradigms and Challenges.
7: The Significance of Metabolomics in Human Health.
8: Microbial Genomics: Diagnosis, Prevention, and Treatment.
9: A Metagenomic Insight Into the Human Microbiome: Its Implications in Health and Disease.
10: Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics.
11: Medical and Health Aspects of Genetics and Genomics.
12: Content and Variation of the Human Genome.
13: Spectrum of Genetic Diseases and Management.
14: Genomic Analysis in Clinical Practice: What Are the Challenges?.
15: Genomic Perspective of Genetic Counseling.
16: Genetics and Genomics of Reproductive Medicine and Health.
17: Stratified and Precision Medicine.
18: Teaching and Training Medicine in Genomic Era.
19: Genomics, New Drug Development, and Precision Medicines.
20: Cancer Genetics and Genomics.
21: The Provision of Medical and Health Genetics and Genomics in the Developing World.
22: Genomic Applications in Forensic Medicine.
23: Public and Population Health Genomics.
Glossary: Medical and Health Genomics.
Index.