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Homology Effects

Homology Effects offers contributions from an international panel of researchers whose aim has been both to introduce newcomers to the field of homology effects, and to bring colleagues up to date. Topic coverage includes dosage compensation, X-inactivation, imprinting, paramutation, homology-dependent gene silencing, transvection, pairing-sensitive silencing, nuclear organization of chromosomes, DNA repair, quelling, RIP, RNAi and antisense biology, homology effects in ciliates, prion biology, and a discourse on the evolution of gene duplications.Advances in Genetics presents an eclectic mix of articles of use to all human and molecular geneticists. They are written and edited by recognized leaders in the field and make this an essential series of books for anyone in the genetics field.

Audience
Geneticists (both basic and clinical), evolutionary biologists, molecular biologists, cell biologists, developmental biologists, and biochemists.

Included in series
Advances in Genetics

Hardbound, 540 Pages

Published: March 2002

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-017646-5

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  • "Outstanding both in variety and in the quality of its contributions."
    PRAISE FOR THE SERIES, —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
    "The high standards of the Advances series of Academic Press are now almost taken for granted..."
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