Advances in Genetics

Edited by

  • Jeffrey Hall, Brandeis University, Waltham, MA, USA
  • Jay Dunlap, The Geisel School of Medicine, Dartmouth, NH, USA
  • Theodore Friedmann, School of Medicine, University of California at San Diego, USA
  • Francesco Giannelli, United Medical and Dental Schools of Guy's and St. Thomas' Hospitals, London, U.K.

Advances in Genetics increases its focus on modern human genetics and its relation to medicine with the merger of this long-standing serial with Molecular Genetic Medicine. This merger affirms the Academic Press commitment to publish important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.
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Molecular geneticists, clinical geneticists, neurologists, neuroscientists, pediatricians, molecular biologists, and biochemists.


Book information

  • Published: April 2002
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-017647-2


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Table of Contents

Targeted Expression of Tetanus Toxin: A New Tool to Study the Neurobiology of Behavior.Germ-line Transformants Spreading Out to Many Insect Species.Genes Mediating Sex-Specific Behaviors in Drosophila.Evolutionary Analyses of Genes and Their Functional Implications.