Lecture Notes on Molecular Medicine | 2nd Edition
AUTHOR: Bradley, John R. and Johnson, David R.
PUBLISHER: John Wiley & Sons, Incorporated
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Beginning with first principles, the book is a useful primer for any science student new to molecular biology and genetics. It is also an invaluable resource for medical students and practicing doctors who need an understanding of how advances in molecular biology have impacted clinical medicine, especially in the fields of gene therapy and screening.
For ease of use Lecture Notes on Molecular Medicine is divided into four sections:
Basic Principles: describing the fundamentals of DNA structure and function that underpin molecular biology
Biomolecular Tools: covering the manipulation of DNA and RNA and molecular techniques.
Understanding Genetics: covering the basic principles of inheritance, biodiversity, gene mapping and expression and gene therapy.
Molecular Medicine in Practice: discussing the profound effect which molecular biology has had on medical practice at all levels. This chapter has been greatly expanded in this new edition to cover all the latest developments in the field.
- A concise introduction to the basic principles & applications of molecular medicine.
- Explains complicated science in simple terms with clear diagrams.
- Integrates basic and clinical science by emphasising application to clinical medicine.
- Expanded chapter examining molecular medicine in clinical practice.
PUBLICATION DATE: 10/18/2001