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How the Human Genome Works


By: Edwin H McConkey

118 pages, Figs

Jones & Bartlett

Paperback | Feb 2004 | #154277 | ISBN: 0763723843
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Explains the basics of the human genome: what it is, what it does, and its implications in health and disease. In seven clear and concise lectures, Dr. McConkey conveys the essentials of what we know about genes and gene expression, how mutations lead to simple and complex disorders, and how the rapid advance in our understanding of the human genome is impacting the practice of medicine.

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