This volume details features of DNA methylation data, data processing pipelines, quality control measures, data normalization, and to discussions of statistical methods for data analysis, control of confounding and batch effects, and identification of differentially methylated regions.
This highly illustrated textbook provides an essential overview on RNA architecture and function, it offers insights into the RNA basics and also explains novel RNA technologies, such as CRISPR-Cas and their applications.
This biography provides an understanding of William Bateson as well as a reconciliation of diverging views (e.g. The pressing need for this text is apparent from the high percentages reported not to believe in evolution and the growth of the so-called "intelligent design" movement.
This second edition is fully updated throughout and covers the emerging evidence that indicates that the Gadd45 family of proteins plays a unique and critical role as sensors of stress, including genotoxic, physiological, and oncogenic stress.
Presents stories that show the role and interest of identified genes and suites of genes acting to dictate behaviour, diseases, and the course of an individual's life. A genetic primer provides background information on genes as well as details about how genes serve as blueprints guiding many aspects of our lives.
Provides contemporary insights into how the genetic revolution is influencing medical thinking and practice. The title includes advanced changes in personalized medicine, growth in omics and direct-to-consumer DNA testing, while focusing on advances in the Human Genome project and implications of the advances in clinical medicine.