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Human Genetics: Concepts and Applications, ninth edition, is a non-science major's human genetics text that clearly explains what genes are, how they function, how they interact with the environment, and how our understanding of genetics has changed since completion of the human genome project. Meticulously updated, focused on concepts, and rich with personal stories from people whose lives are dramatically affected by the principles being discussed,Human Geneticsis a textbook that will prepare the next generation of citizens for the decisions that lie ahead.
Table of Contents
|Overview of Genetics|
|Meiosis and Development|
|Beyond Mendel’s Laws|
|Matters of Sex|
|Genetics of Behavior|
|DNA and Chromosomes|
|DNA Structure and Replication|
|Gene Action: From DNA to Protein|
|Gene Expression and Epigenetics|
|Constant Allele Frequencies|
|Changing Allele Frequencies|
|Human Ancestry and Eugenics|
|Immunity and Cancer|
|Genetics of Immunity|
|Genetics of Cancer|
|Genetic Technologies: Amplifying, Modifying, and Monitoring DNA|
|Genetic Testing and Treatment|
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