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DNA from A to Z & Back Again

DNA from A to Z & Back Again
  • Copyright:2008
  • Edition: 2nd
  • ISBN:9781594250880
  • Pages:191

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This New Edition, DNA from A to Z & Back Again, is a romp through the past, present, and future of molecular diagnostics, personalized medicine, and genomics.

This book's broad appeal is a jumping-off point for anyone who wants to learn more about genetics. "Google" any term inside and you'll get thousands of hits. This book will serve as a guide and foundation for your search and help you understand what you uncover on the Web; what you need to know about your own health; what you need to explain to your loved ones. After all, it's your DNA, your health, your most personal questions you're seeking to investigate — why not have a solid foundational understanding of the terminology?

Buy this book if you are:
  • A medical school student or a high school student
  • A Wall Street biotech analyst or a diagnostics company sales rep
  • A patient trying to figure out where to start or a healthy individual who wants to stay that way — you'll particularly appreciate the point/counterpoint on Direct-to-Consumer Genetic Testing
  • A hospital administrator interested in what's going on in the DNA lab or trying to identify sources of new revenue opportunities
  • A Congressional aide seeking a handle on the hottest new area of healthcare or an insurance executive seeking clarification on new and seemingly expensive healthcare solutions.
We're all interested in DNA on one level or another — because we're all interested in our health. So read this book. We guarantee that you or someone you know will find it useful.