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Genetic Disease

The Unwanted Inheritance

by John D. Rainer

  • 313 Want to read
  • 9 Currently reading

Published by Haworth Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Behavioural theory (Behaviourism),
  • Genetics (non-medical),
  • Sociology, Social Studies,
  • Hereditary Diseases,
  • Genetic disorders,
  • Health & Fitness,
  • Medical / Nursing,
  • psychology,
  • Health/Fitness,
  • Social aspects,
  • Diseases,
  • Diseases - Genetic,
  • Congresses,
  • Psychological aspects

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages213
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8329195M
    ISBN 100866569537
    ISBN 109780866569538

      The Genetic and Rare Diseases Information Center (GARD) was created in by the National Human Genome Research Institute (NHGRI) and the Office of Rare Diseases Research (ORDR) - two agencies at the National Institutes of Health (NIH).GARD provides immediate, virtually round-the-clock access to experienced information specialists who can . Genetic Diseases of the Kidney offers expert insight into the role of genetic abnormalities in the pathogenesis of abnormal kidney function and kidney disease. Genetic abnormalities are carefully presented within the appropriate physiologic context so that readers will understand not only which genes are linked to which diseases but also which.

      Comprehensive yet concise, Ophthalmic Genetic Diseases: A Quick Reference Guide to the Eye and External Ocular Adnexa Abnormalities, by Dr. Natario L. Couser, provides current, clinically focused information on more than genetic eye diseases. This first-of-its-kind title is a useful resource for busy medical students, residents, or fellows, and is a handy quick Pages: Now there are specific methods, not based on statistics alone, to advice parents that their unborn child is not only at risk, but will actually have a particular is a comprehensive new book on the challenges faced by persons and families who find themselves affected by genetic disease and/or birth defects.

    Mucopolysaccharidosis VI is a genetic disease that affects about 1 in , births. It is caused due to the deficiency of N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfatase (arylsulfatase B) activity that is responsible for catabolism of complex carbohydrates (polysaccharides). This results in accumulation of dermatan sulfate in some of the organs, such as. Paw Print Genetics offers testing for common coat colors and traits. Some genes have more than one mutation, such as those genes involved in Agouti and determining a brown coat color. The tests for those variants have been combined for simplicity in ordering. To learn more, just click any of the coat color or trait names below.


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Genetic Disease by John D. Rainer Download PDF EPUB FB2

Although this book does not give a comprehensive overview of human genetic diseases, and the sixteen book chapters will be a valuable resource for researchers and students in different life and medical sciences.

Author(s): Dijana Plaseska-Karanfilska. A genetic disease is any disease caused by an abnormality in the genetic makeup of an individual. The genetic abnormality can range from minuscule to major -- from a discrete mutation in a single base in the DNA of a single gene to a gross chromosomal abnormality involving the addition or subtraction of an entire chromosome or set of chromosomes.

Genetic Disease book Genes and Disease is a collection of articles that discuss genes and the diseases that they cause. These genetic disorders are organized by the parts of the body that they affect. As some diseases affect various body systems, they appear in more than one chapter.

rows  The following is a list of genetic disorders and if known, type of mutation and the. Medical genetics encompasses diagnosis and treatment of genetic diseases, study of inheritance of diseases in families, mapping of disease genes to their chromosome locations, study of the molecular genetics and pathogenesis of inherited disorders, provision of genetic counseling for families, and recently, investigations of methods for gene.

Book syndrome is a very rare type of ectodermal and symptoms include premolar aplasia (when the premolars fail to develop); excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis); and premature graying of the features that have been reported in only one person include a narrow palate (roof of the mouth); hypoplastic (underdeveloped) nails; eyebrow.

Diabetic retinopathy is a complex disease, with both genetic and environmental contributing factors. Several approaches have been used to identify genetic determinants, including genetic linkage analysis, candidate gene studies, genome-wide association studies, and whole-exome sequencing.

a book about ancient Chinese medicine practices. A genetic disorder is a health problem caused by one or more abnormalities in the can be caused by a mutation in a single gene (monogenic) or multiple genes (polygenic) or by a chromosomal gh polygenic disorders are the most common, the term is mostly used when discussing disorders with a single genetic cause, either in a gene or lty: Medical genetics.

Comprehensive yet concise, Ophthalmic Genetic Diseases: A Quick Reference Guide to the Eye and External Ocular Adnexa Abnormalities, by Dr. Natario L. Couser, provides current, clinically focused information on more than genetic eye diseases.

This first-of-its-kind title is a useful resource for busy medical students, residents, or fellows. A groundbreaking new approach to understanding, preventing, and treating cancer. Supported by evidence from more than 1, scientific and clinical studies, this groundbreaking book demonstrates that cancer is a metabolic disease and, more importantly, that it can be more effectively managed and prevented when it is recognized as by: Orphan is about the struggle to save the lives of children who, because of an unlucky roll of the genetic dice, are born with any one of several thousand rare genetic disorders.

Many are burdened with diseases that carry mysterious names, some of which you can read about for the first time in this book, along with compelling stories about the physicians, scientists, and /5(5). Almost every human trait and disease has a genetic component, whether inherited or influenced by behavioral factors such as exercise.

Genetic components can also modify the body’s response to environmental factors such as toxins. Understanding the underlying concepts of human genetics and the role of genes, behavior, and the environment is important for appropriately.

Mutations in Human Genetic Disease. Edited by: David N. Cooper and Jian-Min Chen. ISBNPDF ISBNPublished Cited by: Genetic Disorders • Cytogenetic Disorders – Gross chromosomal abnormalities • Single-Gene Disorders – With classical (Mendelian) inheritance – With non-classical inheritance • Mitochondrial genes • Trinucleotide repeats • Genetic imprintingFile Size: 1MB.

A genetic disease or disorder is the result of changes, or mutations, in an individual’s DNA. A mutation is a change in the letters (DNA sequence) that make up a gene. This is sometimes referred to as a “spelling” mistake.

Genes code for proteins, the molecules that carry out most of the work, perform most life functions, and make up the. Genetic epidemiology is a relatively new discipline that seeks to elucidate the role of genetic factors and their interaction with environmental factors in the occurrence of disease in populations (Khoury et al., ).

The term genetic epidemiology. This page includes the following topics and synonyms: Genetic Syndrome, Hereditary Disease, Congenital Abnormality, Congenital Anomaly, Genetics, Gene, Chromosome.

Genes & Diseases is an international journal for molecular and translational medicine. The journal primarily focuses on publishing investigations on the molecular bases and experimental therapeutics of human diseases. Publication formats include full length research article, review article, short communication, correspondence, perspectives.

Genetic Changes and Cancer. Cancer is a genetic disease—that is, cancer is caused by certain changes to genes that control the way our cells function, especially how they grow and divide.

Genes carry the instructions to make proteins, which do much of the work in our n gene changes can cause cells to evade normal growth controls and become cancer.

A genetic disorder is a disease caused in whole or in part by a change in the DNA sequence away from the normal sequence. Genetic disorders can be caused by a mutation in one gene (monogenic disorder), by mutations in multiple genes (multifactorial inheritance disorder), by a combination of gene mutations and environmental factors, or by damage to chromosomes.

small effects of genetic variants involved in common traits and disease [42]. The latest update of the Human Obesity Gene Map reported candidate genes for obesi‐ ty-related traits.Is Coronary Heart Disease Genetic?

While genetics is one of the risk factors is, that alone is usually not enough to cause coronary heart disease. If someone has a family history of coronary disease, heart attacks, strokes and elevated cholesterol levels, we know this can increase that person’s risk of coronary heart disease.Mercies in Disguise is an interesting, in-depth, and heartbreaking story about a family's struggle to deal with, understand, and possibly rise above a fatal genetic disease.

The Baxley family has suffered from this neurodegenerative disease with its combination of symptoms resembling both Parkinson's and Alzheimer's for several generations.4/5.