This third edition of Human Molecular Genetics continues to provide a clear introduction to this complex and fast moving field. Now updated and revised throughout, the material covered has been carefully selected and structured to provide a concise overview for students studying the subject as part of a general biology, genetics or medical degree.
The text is aimed at courses in Human Genetics, Human Molecular Genetics and The Molecular Basis of Disease taught within Biology, Biochemistry, Biomolecular Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Genetics and medical and other health-care degrees.
Peter Sudbery holds the Roper Chair of Genetics at the Department of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, University of Sheffield Ian Sudbery is a post-doctoral research assistant at the Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute".
Human genetic disease An introduction to the structure of the human genome Mapping the human genome The sequence of the human genome Single-gene disorders The genetic components of complex diseases Small RNAs in human genetics Genetic testing Gene therapy Human population genetics and evolution DNA profiling in forensic criminology Human genetics and society