Challenges and Opportunities of Next-Generation Sequencing for Biomedical Research

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Biochemists, biophysicists, cell biologists, protein chemists, structural geneticists, and structural biologists


Book information

  • Published: October 2012
  • ISBN: 978-0-12-394287-6


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Table of Contents

  1. Next Generation Sequencing Methodologies - An Overview
  2. William O. Pickrell, Mark I. Rees and Seo-Kyung Chung

  3. Next Generation Sequencing in the Clinical Domain: Clinical Advantages, Practical and Ethical Challenges
  4. Rose Thompson, Cheney J. G. Drew and Rhys H. Thomas

  5. Opportunities and Challenges for Genome Sequencing in the Clinic
  6. Gianpiero L. Cavalleri and Norman Delanty

  7. Polymorphisms in Neuropsychiatric and Neuroinflammatory Disorders and the Role of Next Generation Sequencing in Early Diagnosis and Treatment
  8. Rossen M. Donev and Owain W. Howell

  9. Structural Modelling Pipelines in Next Generation Sequencing Projects

    Jonathan G.L. Mullins