Description

The field of genetics is rapidly evolving, and new medical breakthroughs are occurring as a result of advances in knowledge gained from genetics research. This serial continually publishes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines.

Key Features

Includes important reviews of the broadest interest to geneticists and their colleagues in affiliated disciplines, providing researchers an overview and synthesis of the latest findings in the area

Presents up-to-date research from leaders in the field

Praise for Advances in Genetics:
"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

Readership

Researchers in the life and biomedical sciences who are interested in genetic/genomic mechanisms: human geneticists, molecular biologists, cell and developmental biologists, botanists, and microbiologists.

Table of Contents

(tentative) 1. Splicing and Neurodegeneration (Francisco Baralle) 2. Resources and Strategies to Integrate the Study of Ethical, Legal, and Social Implications of Genetics into the Undergraduate Curriculum (Jinnie M. Garrett and Kathleen L. Triman) 3. Synthetic Gene Interactions (Joe Gray) 4. Genetics of various populations (Ohad Birk)

Details

No. of pages:
358
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
Electronic ISBN:
9780080888767
Print ISBN:
9780123748317