Advances in Genetics

Edited by

  • Theodore Friedmann, University of California at San Diego, School of Medicine, USA
  • Jay Dunlap, The Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, 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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Audience

Molecular geneticists, clinical geneticists, neurologists, neuroscientists, molecular biologists, and biochemists.

 

Book information

  • Published: March 2013
  • Imprint: ACADEMIC PRESS
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-407677-8

Reviews

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. A Kernel of Truth: Statistical Advances in Polygenic Variance Component Models for Complex Human Pedigrees
  2. John Blangero, Vincent P. Diego, Thomas D. Dyer, Marcio Almeida, Juan Peralta, Jack W. Kent Jr., Jeff T. Williams, Laura Almasy, and Harald H. H. Göring

  3. Fungal Cell Wall Organization and Biosynthesis
  4. Stephen J. Free

  5. Polycomb Group Response Elements in Drosophila and Vertebrates

    Judith A. Kassis and J. Lesley Brown