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Corporate Author Institute of Medicine (U.S.)

Title The value of genetic and genomic technologies [electronic resource] : workshop summary / Theresa Wizemann and Adam C. Berger, rapporteurs ; Institute of Medicine of the National Academies.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Academies Press, c2010.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xv, 92 p.
Note "Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health, Board on Health Sciences Policy."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Tumor-based screening for Lynch Syndrome -- Pharmacogenomic testing to guide warfarin dosing -- Genomic profiling -- Closing remarks.
Summary "Knowing one's genetic disposition to a variety of diseases, including common chronic diseases, can benefit both the individual and society at large. The IOM's Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health held a workshop on March 22, 2010, to bring together diverse perspectives on the value of genetic testing, and to discuss its use in clinical practice"--home page.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Genomics -- Congresses.
Genomics -- Research -- Congresses.
Human chromosome abnormalities -- Diagnosis -- Congresses.
Genetic counseling -- Congresses.
Genetic disorders -- Diagnosis -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Wizemann, Theresa M.
Berger, Adam C.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Roundtable on Translating Genomic-Based Research for Health.
Institute of Medicine (U.S.). Board on Health Sciences Policy.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0309157714

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