Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics

Written By Shuai Li
Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 30 August 2021
  • ISBN : 0128209518
  • Pages : 374 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics

Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics
  • Author : Shuai Li,John Hopper,Trygve Tollefsbol
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-30
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics, Volume 29, the latest release in the Translational Epigenetics series, gathers expert opinions on epigenetic twin and family study research methods, recent findings across various disease areas, and future directions. The book provides in-depth coverage of epigenetics fundamentals, twin and family epigenetic study design, and ...

Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics

Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics
  • Author : Shuai Li,John Hopper
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-31
  • Total pages : 374
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Twin and Family Studies of Epigenetics, Volume 29, the latest release in the Translational Epigenetics series, gathers expert opinions on epigenetic twin and family study research methods, recent findings across various disease areas, and future directions. The book provides in-depth coverage of epigenetics fundamentals, twin and family epigenetic study design, and ...

Epigenetics of Stress and Stress Disorders

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  • Author : Nagy Youssef
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2022-02-25
  • Total pages : 420
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Epigenetics of Stress and Stress Disorders, Volume 31 in the Translational Epigenetics series, examines the epigenetic mechanisms involved in modifying DNA or gene expression following prolonged stress and/or trauma. Sections introduce both genetic and psychiatric foundations, including modes of epigenetic modification and gene expression that result from stress, as well ...

Medical Epigenetics

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  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-27
  • Total pages : 970
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Medical Epigenetics, Second Edition provides a comprehensive analysis of epigenetics in health management, across a broad spectrum of disease categories and specialties, and with a focus on human systems, epigenetic diseases that affect these systems, and evolving modes of epigenetic-based treatment. Here, more than 40 leading researchers examine how each human ...

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  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-08-25
  • Total pages : 476
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Epigenetics and Metabolomics, a new volume in the Translational Epigenetics series, offers a synthesized discussion of epigenetic control of metabolic activity, and systems-based approaches for better understanding these mechanisms. Over a dozen chapter authors provide an overview of epigenetics in translational medicine and metabolomics techniques, followed by analyses of epigenetic ...

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  • Publisher : ABC-CLIO
  • Release Date : 2014-11-17
  • Total pages : 257
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Written by a biopsychologist, this book describes and explains transsexualism and transgenderism (TSTG) from a scientific vantage point. • Provides an unprecedented comprehensive coverage of transsexual and transgender science • Enables readers ranging from the general public to medical professionals, experimental and clinical psychologists, and policymakers with a broad understanding of transsexualism ...

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  • Author : George Fink
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-24
  • Total pages : 344
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : This fourth volume in the Handbook of Stress series, Stress: Genetics, Epigenetics and Genomics, deals with the influence that genetics, epigenetics, and genomics have on the effects of and responses to stress. Chapters refer to epigenetic mechanisms that involve DNA methylation, histone modification, and/or noncoding RNA-associated gene activation or ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-12
  • Total pages : 188
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Developmental Human Behavioral Epigenetics: Principles, Methods, Evidence, and Future Directions, Volume 23, a new volume in the Translational Epigenetics series, offers the first systematic account of theoretical G79 frameworks, methodological approaches, findings, and future directions in the field of human behavioral epigenetics. Featuring contributions from leading scientists and international researchers, this ...

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  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2016-03-17
  • Total pages : 1064
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Four years have passed since the last edition (3rd) of this book was published. In the intervening years, several reviews of this book have provided highly encouraging remarks about the value of this book in transmitting information on classification and treatment of psychiatric disorders to the audience. We are proposing ...

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  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2021-08-16
  • Total pages : 846
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Epigenetics in Psychiatry, Second Edition covers all major areas of psychiatry in which extensive epigenetic research has been performed, fully encompassing a diverse and maturing field, including drug addiction, bipolar disorder, epidemiology, cognitive disorders, and the uses of putative epigenetic-based psychotropic drugs. Uniquely, each chapter correlates epigenetics with relevant advances ...

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  • Author : Ruby Pawankar,Stephen T. Holgate,Lanny J. Rosenwasser
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2008-12-05
  • Total pages : 442
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : When I entered the field of allergy in the early 1970s, the standard textbook was a few hundred pages, and the specialty was so compact that texts were often authored entirely by a single individual and were never larger than one volume. Compare this with Allergy Frontiers: Epigenetics, Allergens, and ...

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  • Publisher : Cengage AU
  • Release Date : 2017-09-18
  • Total pages : 940
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : Make introductory psychology modern and accessible! Strike a balance between classic and contemporary topics and theory. The new edition of this text engages students with local ideas and examples, within the context of psychology as an international discipline. Rich cultural and indigenous coverage is integrated throughout the text, as well ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2010-01-19
  • Total pages : 316
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : "... The editors have succeeded in compiling some fascinating aspects of epigenetic control mechanisms. The book can be recommended to everyone enjoying a profound intellectual insight into facets of conventional genetics and molecular biology and varied influences of lifestyle and the environment." —Pharmazie in unserer Zeit (review in German) The consequences ...

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  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2011-08-24
  • Total pages : 522
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : This is the second edition of the successful textbook written by the prize-winning scientist Andreas Ziegler, former President of the German Chapter of the International Biometric Society, and Inke Konig, who has been teaching the subject over many years. The book gives a comprehensive introduction into the relevant statistical methods ...

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  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2020-05-12
  • Total pages : 576
  • ISBN : 0128209518
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Summary : The Oxford Textbook of Rheumatoid Arthritis covers all relevant aspects of the fisease, ranging from basic science, epidemiology, clinical and laboratory assessments, drug and non-drug treatments, and disease outcomes. Written by an international team of experts, it will be an invaluable resource for those involved with people with RA....