Applied Genomics and Public Health

Written By George P. Patrinos
Applied Genomics and Public Health
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 13 November 2019
  • ISBN : 0128136960
  • Pages : 404 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Applied Genomics and Public Health

Applied Genomics and Public Health
  • Author : George P. Patrinos
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2019-11-13
  • Total pages : 404
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Applied Genomics and Public Health examines the interdisciplinary and growing area of how evidence-based genomic knowledge can be applied to public health, population health, healthcare and health policies. The book gathers experts from a variety of disciplines, including life sciences, social sciences, and health care to develop a comprehensive overview ...

Managing Health in the Genomic Era

Managing Health in the Genomic Era
  • Author : Vincent Henrich,Lori A. Orlando,Brian H. Shirts
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-06-27
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : In Managing Health in the Genomic Era: A Guide to Family Health History and Disease Risk, Drs. Vincent C. Henrich, Lori A. Orlando, and Brian H. Shirts discuss the practical considerations surrounding the use of genomic and genetic tests to manage patient health, to provide adult disease risk assessment, to ...

Applied Genomics of Foodborne Pathogens

Applied Genomics of Foodborne Pathogens
  • Author : Xiangyu Deng,Henk C. den Bakker,Rene S. Hendriksen
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2017-01-23
  • Total pages : 205
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : This book provides a timely and thorough snapshot into the emerging and fast evolving area of applied genomics of foodborne pathogens. Driven by the drastic advance of whole genome shot gun sequencing (WGS) technologies, genomics applications are becoming increasingly valuable and even essential in studying, surveying and controlling foodborne microbial ...

Human Genome Informatics

Human Genome Informatics
  • Author : Christophe Lambert,Darrol Baker,George P. Patrinos
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-08-02
  • Total pages : 314
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Human Genome Informatics: Translating Genes into Health examines the most commonly used electronic tools for translating genomic information into clinically meaningful formats. By analyzing and comparing interpretation methods of whole genome data, the book discusses the possibilities of their application in genomic and translational medicine. Topics such as electronic decision-making ...

Genomic Medicine in Emerging Economies

Genomic Medicine in Emerging Economies
  • Author : George Patrinos,Catalina Lopez-Correa
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2018-06-29
  • Total pages : 204
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genomic Medicine in Resource-limited Countries: Genomics for Every Nation provides in-depth analysis and key examples of the implementation of medical genomics in low-income nations across the globe, demonstrating how this advancing medical science has not only transformed health systems, but also led to improved patient care in Indonesian, Nepalese, Chilean, ...

Applied Genomics in the Clinic

Applied Genomics in the Clinic
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 184
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Within the context of JRC Enlargement and Integration Activities (E & IA), the workshop "Applied genomics in the Clinic" was organised in Istanbul on 17-19 October 2012. The main aim of the workshop was to get an overview of the state of the art of applied genomics in the clinical context in ...

Genome Plasticity in Health and Disease

Genome Plasticity in Health and Disease
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-04-08
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genome Plasticity in Health and Disease provides a fully up-to-date overview on genome plasticity and its role in human physiology and disease. Following an introduction to the field, a diverse range of chapters cover genomic and epigenomic analysis and the use of model organisms and genomic databases in studies. Specific ...

Public Health Genomics and International Wealth Creation

Public Health Genomics and International Wealth Creation
  • Author : Ebomoyi, E. William
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2016-03-30
  • Total pages : 463
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : In 2003, the secrets of the human genome were cracked open, creating a flurry of anticipation (and more than a little commercial buzz) about the role that genetic modification would play in years to come. This burgeoning field stands poised to redefine old paradigms and reshape industries such as medicine, agriculture, ...

Genomic and Precision Medicine

Genomic and Precision Medicine
  • Author : Geoffrey S. Ginsburg,Huntington F Willard,Sean P. David
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2017-03-30
  • Total pages : 370
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genomic and Precision Medicine: Primary Care, Third Edition is an invaluable resource on the state-of-the-art tools, technologies and policy issues that are required to fully realize personalized health care in the area of primary care. One of the major areas where genomic and personalized medicine is most active is the ...

Economic Evaluation in Genomic and Precision Medicine

Economic Evaluation in Genomic and Precision Medicine
  • Author : Christina Mitropoulou,Sarah Wordsworth,George P. Patrinos,James Buchanan
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-09
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Economic Evaluation in Genomic and Precision Medicine provides an in-depth examination of essential concepts, protocols and applications of economic evaluation in genomic and precision medicine. Contributions from leading international medical geneticists and health economists compile new ways to effectively assess the costs and outcomes of different genomic care pathways, implement ...

Clinical DNA Variant Interpretation

Clinical DNA Variant Interpretation
  • Author : Conxi Lázaro,Jordan Lerner-Ellis,Amanda Spurdle,George P. Patrinos
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-03-15
  • Total pages : 436
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : We live in a very exciting time in the field of human genetics; NGS technology is generating enormous amounts of data for classifying genetic variants. However, defining the role of these variants in human health and disease can be difficult, especially when a variant's mechanism of action or the phenotype ...

Genomic and Personalized Medicine

Genomic and Personalized Medicine
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-10-30
  • Total pages : 1350
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genomic and Personalized Medicine, Second Edition — winner of a 2013 Highly Commended BMA Medical Book Award for Medicine — is a major discussion of the structure, history, and applications of the field, as it emerges from the campus and lab into clinical action. As with the first edition, leading experts review the ...

Genomics in Biosecurity

Genomics in Biosecurity
  • Author : Manousos E. Kambouris
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-11-15
  • Total pages : 280
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genomics in Biosecurity: Principles and Applications of Genomic Technologies in Expanded Biosecurity Concepts, a new volume in the Translational and Applied Genomics series, explains in definite and practical terms the applicability of genomic technologies in every aspect of biosecurity, from emergent diagnostics to bioterrorism, agroterrorism, next generation biowarfare, biosurveillance, and ...

Genomic and Precision Medicine

Genomic and Precision Medicine
  • Author : Geoffrey S. Ginsburg,Huntington F Willard
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-11-22
  • Total pages : 398
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Genomic and Precision Medicine: Translation and Implementation highlights the various points along the continuum from health to disease where genomic information is impacting clinical decision-making and leading to more personalization of health care. The book pinpoints the challenges, barriers, and solutions that have been, or are being, brought forward to ...

Applied Genetics in Healthcare

Applied Genetics in Healthcare
  • Author : Heather Skirton,Christine Patch,Janet Williams
  • Publisher : Garland Science
  • Release Date : 2005-05-01
  • Total pages : 290
  • ISBN : 0128136960
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Summary : Increasingly, genomics is having an impact on mainstream healthcare. All health professionals will now be required to understand basic genetic concepts, but the depth of knowledge required will vary according to the role of the practitioner, and the setting in which he or she works. Following the success of Genetics ...