The Resource Human genome epidemiology : building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease, edited by Muin J. Khoury [and others]

Human genome epidemiology : building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease, edited by Muin J. Khoury [and others]

Label
Human genome epidemiology : building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease
Title
Human genome epidemiology
Title remainder
building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease
Statement of responsibility
edited by Muin J. Khoury [and others]
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This text describes the role that epidemiologic methods play in the continuum from gene discovery to the development and application of genetic tests. It provides a foundation that should help researchers, policy makers and practitioners integrate genomics into medical and public health practice
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
616.042
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155.5
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Target audience
specialized
Label
Human genome epidemiology : building the evidence for using genetic information to improve health and prevent disease, edited by Muin J. Khoury [and others]
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • none
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Human genome epidemiology: the road map revisited -- Principles of analysis of germline genetics -- The public health genomics enterprise -- Navigating the evolving knowledge of human genetic variation in health and disease -- The global emergence of epidemiological biobanks: opportunities and challenges -- Case-control and cohort studies in the age of genome-wide associations -- The emergence of networks in human genome epidemiology: challenges and opportunities -- Design and analysis issues in genome-wide association studies -- The challenge of assessing complex gene-environment and gene-gene interactions -- STrengthening the REporting of genetic association studies (STREGA)-an extension of the STROBE statement -- Integration of the evidence on gene-disease associations: methods of HuGE reviews -- Genome-wide association studies, field synopses, and the development of the knowledge base on genetic variation and human diseases -- Colorectal cancer -- Childhood leukemias -- Bladder cancer -- Type 2 diabetes -- Osteoporosis -- Preterm birth -- Coronary heart disease -- Schizophrenia -- Mendelian randomization: the contribution of genetic epidemiology to elucidating environmentally modifiable causes of disease -- Evaluation of predictive genetic tests for common diseases: bridging epidemiological, clinical, and public health measures -- The evaluation of genomic applications in practice and prevention (EGAPP) initiative: methods of the EGAPP working group -- Rapid, evidence-based reviews of genetic tests -- Role of social and behavioral research in assessing the utility of genetic information -- Assessing the evidence for clinical utility in newborn screening -- The role of epidemiology in assessing the potential clinical impact of pharmacogenomics -- The human epigenome and cancer -- The use of family history in public health practice: the epidemiologic view -- Cytochrome P450 testing in the treatment of depression -- A rapid-ACCE review of CYP2CP and VKORC1 allele testing to inform warfarin dosing in adults at elevated risk for thrombotic events to avoid serious bleeding -- Hereditary hemochromatosis: population screening for gene mutations
Control code
ocn646051709
Edition
2nd ed
Extent
1 online resource (xxiii, 676 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780195398441
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
.b37529651
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)646051709
  • oso0195398440

Library Locations

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