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The genomic basis of medicine

Paweł Stankiewicz and James R. Lupski

in Oxford Textbook of Medicine

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Published in print May 2010 | ISBN: 9780199204854
Published online May 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199570973 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199204854.003.40202

Series: Oxford Textbooks

The genomic basis of medicine

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During the last two decades it has become possible to determine the entire DNA content of living organisms—the genome. The completion of the human reference DNA sequence has provided an enormous amount of DNA sequence data and has extended our view of the genetic bases of disease....

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Subjects: Clinical Medicine

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