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Human Genetics Problems and Approaches [electronic resource] :

  • Vogel, Friedrich. author. , Motulsky, Arno G. author.
  • 1997
Human Genetics Problems and Approaches [electronic resource] :
  • Data Type
    Book
  • Title/Author
    Human Genetics[electronic resource] :Problems and Approaches / by Friedrich Vogel, Arno G. Motulsky.
  • Edition
    Third, Completely Revised Edition.
  • Author
    Vogel, Friedrich., author., Motulsky, Arno G., author.
  • Authors
    SpringerLink (Online service)
  • Phy Desc.
    LXXII, 851 p. : online resource.
  • Contents Note
    1 History of Human Genetics -- 2 The Human Genome: Chromosomes -- 3 The Human Genome: Genes and DNA -- 4 Formal Genetics of Humans: Modes of Inheritance -- 5 Formal Genetics of Humans: Linkage Analysis and Gene Clusters -- 6 Formal Genetics of Humans: Multifactorial Inheritance and Common Diseases -- 7 Gene Action: Genetic Diseases -- 8 Gene Action: Developmental Genetics -- 9 Mutation: Spontaneous Mutation in Germ Cells -- 10 Mutation: Somatic Mutation, Cancer, and Aging -- 11 Mutation: Induction by Ionizing Radiation and Chemicals -- 12 Population Genetics: Description and Dynamics -- 13 Population Genetics: Consanguinity, Genetic Drift -- 14 Human Evolution -- 15 Behavioral Genetics: Research Strategies and Examples -- 16 Behavioral Genetics: Affective Disorders and Schizophrenia -- 17 Behavioral Genetics: Differences Between Populations -- 18 Genetic Counseling and Prenatal Diagnosis. Human Genome Project -- 19 Genetic Manipulations and the Biological Future of the Human Species -- Appendix 1 Methods for Estimating Gene Frequencies -- Appendix 2 Testing and Estimating Segregation Ratios; Correction of Ascertainment Biases in Rare Diseases; Multifactorial and Mixed Models; Related Statistical Problems -- Appendix 3 Data Bases and Expert Systems -- Appendix 4 Diagnosis of Zygosity -- Appendix 5 Heritability Estimates from Twin Data -- Appendix 6 Genetic Counseling -- Appendix 7 Linkage Calculations: Programs and Examples -- Appendix 8 Standardized Nomenclature for Human Genes -- Further Reading.
  • Topical Term
    Life sciences.
    Human genetics.
    Biochemistry.
    Life Sciences.
    Biochemistry, general.
    Human Genetics.
  • Host Item
    Springer eBooks
  • Additional Item
    Printed edition: 9783662033586
  • ISBN
    9783662033562
  • Language
    English