Advances In Genetics by Theodore FriedmannAdvances In Genetics by Theodore Friedmann

Advances In Genetics

byTheodore FriedmannEditorJay C. Dunlap, Stephen F. Goodwin

Hardcover | October 13, 2014

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The field of genetics is rapidly evolving, and new medical breakthroughs are occurring as a result of advances in our knowledge of genetics.Advances in Geneticscontinually publishes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.

Volume 87 presents an eclectic mix of articles of use to all human and molecular geneticists on topics including: gene transfer, fruiting body development and the genetics of Alzheimer's disease; and more.

  • Includes methods for testing with ethical, legal, and social implications
  • Critically analyzes future directions
  • Written and edited by recognized leaders in the field
School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, USADr. Jay Dunlap works at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth.Dr. Stephen Goodwin works at the University of Oxford.
Title:Advances In GeneticsFormat:HardcoverDimensions:312 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:October 13, 2014Publisher:Academic PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0128001496

ISBN - 13:9780128001493

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Table of Contents

  1. Opportunity for Selection in Human Health
    Diddahally R. Govindaraju
  2. Clinical Applications Involving CNS Gene Transfer
    Boris Kantor, Thomas McCown, Paola Leone and Steven J. Gray
  3. Methods for Gene Transfer to the Central Nervous System
    Boris Kantor, Rachel M. Bailey, Keon Wimberly, Sahana Nagabhushan Kalburgi and Steven J. Gray
  4. The Filamentous Fungus Sordaria Macrospora as a Genetic Model to Study Fruiting Body Development
    Ines Teichert, Minou Nowrousian, Stefanie Pöggeler and Ulrich Kück
  5. The Genetics of Alzheimer's Disease
    Vincent Chouraki and Sudha Seshadri

Editorial Reviews

Praise for previous volumes in the series: "Outstanding both in variety and in the quality of its contributions."--Nature "Can be highly recommended to geneticists, and biologists in general...will prove to be of high importance for the development of the science of genetics."--Science