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Inborn Errors of Development: The Molecular Basis of Clinical Disorders of Morphogenesis
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Inborn Errors of Development: The Molecular Basis of Clinical Disorders of Morphogenesis

Publication Year: 2008
Edition: 2nd
Authors/Editor: Epstein, Charles J.; Erickson, Robert P.; Wynshaw-Boris, Anthony
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
ISBN: 978-0-195-30691-0
Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96
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The definitive work on genetically caused abnormalities of human development. Despite the explosion in genetic advances, the causes of two-thirds of all birth defects remain unknown.

Despite the explosion in genetic advances, the causes of two-thirds of all birth defects remain unknown. However, we are on the brink of a revolution in this area, and this book is at the forefront.

It is the first book to connect the disease-causing gene to its biochemical pathway and to the structural/functional disorder. Mutations of the gene, the clinical picture, genetic counselling and prognosis, and any known treatments are discussed.

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    Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Epstein, Charles J.; Erickson, Robert P.; Wynshaw-Boris, Anthony
  • ISBN: 978-0-195-30691-0
  • Specialty:
    Development Biology
    Medical Genetics
    Pediatrics
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 2nd
  • Pages: 1658
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2008
  • Doody's Star Rating®:  Score: 96

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