Medical and Health Genomics

Written By Dhavendra Kumar
Medical and Health Genomics
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 October 2015
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
  • Pages : 400 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Medical and Health Genomics written by Dhavendra Kumar which was release on 01 October 2015, this book published by Academic Press. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Medical and Health Genomics 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. Coverage is based on evolving paradigms of genomic medicine, in particular, the relation to public and population health genomics now being rapidly incorporated in health management and administration, with further implications for clinical population and disease management. Provides extensive coverage of the emergent field of health genomics and its huge relevance to healthcare management Presents user-friendly language accompanied by explanatory diagrams, figures, and many references for further study Covers the applied, but non-clinical, sciences across disease discovery, genetic analysis, genetic screening, and prevention and management Details the impact of clinical genomics across a diverse array of public and community health issues, and within a variety of global healthcare systems

Medical and Health Genomics

Medical and Health Genomics
  • Author : Dhavendra Kumar
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-01
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Medical and Health Genomics 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. Coverage is based on evolving paradigms of genomic medicine, in particular, the relation to public and population health genomics ...

Medical and Health Genomics Latest Findings

Medical and Health Genomics  Latest Findings
  • Author : Victor Fargo
  • Publisher : Hayle Medical
  • Release Date : 2019-06-06
  • Total pages : 235
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Genomics is an interdisciplinary field of science, which is concerned with the structure, function, mapping, evolution and editing of genomes. It has numerous applications in the field of medicine. Genomic data of large populations when combined with modern informatics for disease research, can provide comprehensive insights into the genetic bases ...

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 : 9780124201965
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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, ...

Public Health Genomics

Public Health Genomics
  • Author : Claudia N. Mikail
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2008-11-03
  • Total pages : 304
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has recognized genomics as a priority area in public health education. To help public health students and professionals achieve proficiency in the language of genetics and attain genomics competencies delineated by the CDC, this book offers an introduction to basic molecular genetics and discusses ...

Genomics and Health in the Developing World

Genomics and Health in the Developing World
  • Author : Dhavendra Kumar
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-14
  • Total pages : 1501
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : This book is designed to be the first major text to discuss advances in medical genetics in the developing world....

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 : 2020-07-13
  • Total pages : 238
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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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 ...

Genomic and Personalized Medicine

Genomic and Personalized Medicine
  • Author : Geoffrey S. Ginsburg,Huntington F. Willard
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2012-11-15
  • Total pages : 1350
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : This two-volume set provides an in-depth look at one of the most promising avenues for advances in the diagnosis, prevention and treatment of human disease. The inclusion of the latest information on diagnostic testing, population screening, predicting disease susceptibility, pharmacogenomics and more presents this book as an essential tool for ...

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 : 9780124201965
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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 ...

Medical and Health Genomics

Medical and Health Genomics
  • Author : Dhavendra Kumar,Stylianos Antonarakis
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2016-06-04
  • Total pages : 358
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Medical and Health Genomics 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. Coverage is based on evolving paradigms of genomic medicine—in particular, the relation to public and population health genomics ...

Genetics and Genomics in Nursing and Health Care

Genetics and Genomics in Nursing and Health Care
  • Author : Theresa A Beery,M Linda Workman,Julia A Eggert
  • Publisher : F.A. Davis
  • Release Date : 2018-01-08
  • Total pages : 456
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Complex concepts made manageable! Build the foundation you need to understand the science of genetics and its growing role in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases and disorders. Confidently tackle the basics of genetic inheritance, the influence of somatic and germline mutations, the multifactorial relationship of gene-environment interactions, and the ...

Genomics and Health in the Developing World

Genomics and Health in the Developing World
  • Author : Dhavendra Kumar
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 1569
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Genomics and Health in the Developing World provides detailed and comprehensive coverage of population structures, human genomics, and genome variation--with particular emphasis on medical and health issues--in the emerging economies and countries of the developing world. With sections dedicated to fundamtals of genetics and genomics, epidemiology of human disease, biomarkers, ...

Genetics and Genomics in Medicine

Genetics and Genomics in Medicine
  • Author : Tom Strachan,Judith Goodship,Patrick Chinnery
  • Publisher : Garland Pub
  • Release Date : 2014-05-27
  • Total pages : 526
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : "Genetics and Genomics in Medicine is a new textbook written for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as medical researchers, which explains the science behind the uses of genetics and genomics in medicine today. It is not just about rare inherited and chromosomal disorders, but how genetics affects the whole ...

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 : 9780124201965
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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, ...

Systems for Research and Evaluation for Translating Genome Based Discoveries for Health

Systems for Research and Evaluation for Translating Genome Based Discoveries for Health
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2009-11-10
  • Total pages : 102
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : With the advent of genome-wide association studies, numerous associations between specific gene loci and complex diseases have been identified--for breast cancer, coronary artery disease, and asthma, for example. This rapidly advancing field of genomics has stirred great interest in "personalized" health care from both the public and private sectors. The ...

Diffusion and Use of Genomic Innovations in Health and Medicine

Diffusion and Use of Genomic Innovations in Health and Medicine
  • Author : Institute of Medicine,Board on Health Sciences Policy,Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release Date : 2008-07-18
  • Total pages : 116
  • ISBN : 9780124201965
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Summary : Until fairly recently, genetic information was used primarily in the diagnosis of relatively rare genetic diseases, such as cystic fibrosis and Huntington's Disease, but a transformation in the use of genetic and genomic information is underway. While many predictions have been made that genomics will transform medicine, to date few ...