Pharmacogenetics - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780128133811, 9780128134047

Pharmacogenetics, Volume 83

1st Edition

Serial Volume Editors: Kim Brosen Per Damkier
eBook ISBN: 9780128134047
Hardcover ISBN: 9780128133811
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 22nd May 2018
Page Count: 406
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Table of Contents

                     Section I: Cytochrome P450

    1. Cytochrome P450 in Pharmacogenetics: An Update
    2. Aleksi Tornio and Janne T. Backman

    3. Epigenetics and MicroRNAs in Pharmacogenetics
    4. Ulrich M. Zanger, Kathrin Klein, Nicole Kugler, Tamara Petrikat and Chang S. Ryu

    5. Tamoxifen and CYP2D6: A Controversy in Pharmacogenetics
    6. Deirdre P. Cronin-Fenton and Per Damkier

      Section II: Methods

    7. Imaging in Pharmacogenetics
    8. Mikkel H. Vendelbo, Lars C. Gormsen and Niels Jessen

    9. Pharmacoepidemiology in Pharmacogenetics
    10. Thomas P. Ahern

      Section III: Special Themes

    11. Population Diversity in Pharmacogenetics: A Latin American Perspective
    12. Guilherme Suarez-Kurtz and Esteban J. Parra

    13. Pharmacogenetics of Adverse Drug Reactions
    14. Orod Osanlou, Munir Pirmohamed and Ann K. Daly

    15. Pharmacogenetics: Applications to Paediatric Patients
    16. Tiphaine A. de Beaumais and Evelyne Jacqz-Aigrain

      Section IV: Pharmacogenetics in Therapy

    17. Implementation of Pharmacogenomics in Everyday Clinical Settings
    18. Paul C.D. Bank, Jesse J. Swen and Henk-Jan Guchelaar

    19. Pharmacogenetics in Pain Treatment
    20. Ana M. Peiró

    21. The Pharmacogenetics of Immune-Modulating Therapy
    22. Ingolf Cascorbi

    23. Pharmacogenetics in Psychiatry
    24. Filippo Corponi, Chiara Fabbri and Alessandro Serretti

    25. Pharmacogenetics in Cardiovascular Medicine
    26. Peter E. Weeke

    27. Pharmacogenetics of Antidiabetic Drugs

Shylaja Srinivasan, Sook Wah Yee and Kathleen M. Giacomini


Pharmacogenetics, Volume 83, the newest volume in the Advances in Pharmacology series, presents a variety of chapters and the best authors in the field, with this release highlighting regulatory perspectives, the implementation of pharmacogenetics in everyday clinical setting, imaging in pharmacogenetics, pharmacoepidemiology in pharmacogenetics, epigenetics and micro RNA in pharmacogenetics, ethnicity in pharmacogenetics, pediatric pharmacogenetics, pharmacogenetics and adverse drug reactions, and cytochrome P450 pharmacogenetics amongst other important topics. This series presents an essential resource for pharmacologists, immunologists, and biochemists alike.

Key Features

  • Includes the authority and expertise of leading contributors in pharmacology as sourced from an international board of authors
  • Presents the latest release in the Advances in Pharmacology series


Investigators in neuroscience, pharmacology, neurology, psychiatry, medicine


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About the Serial Volume Editors

Kim Brosen Serial Volume Editor

Kim Brøsen is at Institute of Public Health, Odense, Denmark

Affiliations and Expertise

Institute of Public Health, Odense, Denmark

Per Damkier Serial Volume Editor

Per Damkier is at Odense University Hospital, Denmark

Affiliations and Expertise

Odense University Hospital, Denmark