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Progress in Medical Genetics
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Editors: Marlene A. Horry
Book Description:
Over the past decade, medical genetics has emerged as an important and powerful medical specialty with increasing appreciation of its role and function among the medical specialties. This emergence is related to a great extent to the progress in the Human Genome Project which promises wide ranging applications in the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of human diseases Nevertheless, discussions about the role of genetics in preventive medicine and public health rightfully lead to ethical, legal and social concerns about general applicability of genetic testing in the population. The interpretation of the word prevention in the context of genetic diseases leads to the unavoidable discussions of genetic engineering, prenatal diagnosis and selective termination, as well as broader concerns about discrimination in health care coverage, employment and in society.. This new book brings together in this emergent field.

Table of Contents:
Preface

CHAPTER 1. Progress of Medical Genetics: From Clincal Definition to Genomic Interaction; pp. 1-37
(Sankar Surendran et al.)

CHAPTER 2. Molecular Markers of Congenital Heart Disease; pp. 39-63
(George Nemer and Fadi Bitar; American University of Beirut, Lebanon)

CHAPTER 3.Advances in the Pre-clinical Diagnosis of Malignant Hyperthermia; pp. 65-83
(Henrik Rueffert, University Hospital Leipzig, Germany)

CHAPTER 4. Genetic Aspects and Abnormalities of Sex Differentiation; pp. 85-103
(C. Nur Semerci et al., Pamukkale University School of Medicine , Turkey)

CHAPTER 5. Hearing Impairment, Undescended Testis, Circumferential Skin Creases and Mental Handicap (HITCH) Syndrome and Michelin Tire Baby Syndrome; pp. 105-119
(Tatsuro Kondoh, Yoichiro Hamasaki, and Hiroyuki Moriuchi, Nagasaki University School of Medicine, Japan)

CHAPTER 6. Application of Body Composition Assessment to the Association Between Obesity and Knee Osteoarthritis; pp. 121-148
(Neil A. Segal, University of Iowa Health Care, USA and Yoshitaka Toda, Toda Orthopedic Rheumatology Clinic, Japan)

CHAPTER 7. Genetics of Autism with Emphasis on Affected Females; pp. 149-182
(Merlin G. Butler and Zohreh Talebizadeh Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics and University of Missouri at Kansas City, USA)

CHAPTER 8. Genetics and Surgery of Intersexual Conditions: Review of the Literature and Our Experience; pp. 183-199
(Christo Dimitrov Shipkov et al., University Hospital St. George, Bulgaria)

CHAPTER 9. Telomere Capture-Examples and Models: Implications for Capture of the Finding of Chromosome Loops in G1(non-cycling)Mitotic Cells; pp. 201-227
(Art Daniel et al., The Children's Hospital at Westmead, Australia)

CHAPTER 10.The Mutation Spectrum of the Lamin A/C Gene(LMNA): A Single Gene - Multiple Diseases; pp. 229-257
(Albena Todrova et al., University of Wuerzburg, Germany)

CHAPTER 11.The Possible Role of Immune Mechanisms in the Pathogenesis of Hereditary Demyelinating Polyneuropathies; pp. 259-285
(Isabelle Korn-Lubetzki et al., Ben Gurion University, Israel)

Index

   Binding: Flexback
   Pub. Date: 2006
   ISBN: 1-59454-489-1
   Status: AV
  
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