Advances in Genetics

Edited by

  • Theodore Friedmann, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, USA
  • Jay Dunlap, The Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, NH, USA
  • Stephen F. Goodwin, University of Oxford, UK

The field of genetics is rapidly evolving, and new medical breakthroughs are occurring as a result of advances in our knowledge of genetics. This series continually publishes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.
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Molecular geneticists, clinical geneticists, neurologists, neuroscientists, molecular biologists, and biochemists.


Book information

  • Published: August 2013
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-407675-4


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

Table of Contents

  1. Biology and Mechanisms of Short RNAs in C. elegans
    Alla Grishok
  2. Genetics of Immune Recognition and Response in Drosophila Host Defence
    Petros Ligoxygakis
  3. Recent Advances in Septum Biogenesis in Neurospora crassa
    Rosa Reyna Mouriño-Pérez and Meritxell Riquelme