Printer Friendly

Genome research advances.

9781600218057

Genome research advances.

Ed. by Alberto P. Bellini.

Nova Biomedical Books

2007

255 pages

$129.00

Hardcover

QH447

Considering the Human Genome Project as the starting point of genome research in 2003, Bellini (for whom no background information is given) introduces seven chapters by international researchers who present the latest advances in this rapidly-evolving field. They discuss progress in standardizing bioinformatics tools and databases for integrating, visualizing, and analyzing large-scale results; Human Myoblast Genome Therapy for treating muscular dystrophies; irradiation of cells without damage; detection of how viruses integrate into host DNA; the role of genomic instability in cancers; and using genomics to fight such diseases as tuberculosis. Chapters include suggestions for future study, color figures, and screen captures of protein interaction databases and simulation software (e.g., Virtual Cell).

([c]20082005 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR)
COPYRIGHT 2008 Book News, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2008 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:SciTech Book News
Article Type:Brief Article
Date:Mar 1, 2008
Words:138
Previous Article:Illness and the limits of expression.
Next Article:Evolutionary biology of bacterial and fungal pathogens.


Related Articles
A new World Book. (new products).
Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics, vol. 6, 2005.
Target discovery and validation; reviews and protocols; v.1: Emerging strategies for targets and biomarker discovery.
Proteomics of microbial pathogens.
Battle of the Genomes: The Struggle for Survival in a Microbial World.
Annual review of phytopathology; v.45, 2007.
Annual review of genomics and human genetics; v.8, 2007.
Annual review of cell and developmental biology; v.23, 2007.
Genome sequencing technology and algorithms.
Biopharmaceutical drug design and development, 2d ed.

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2019 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters