Molecular pathology in clinical practice

Other Authors: Leonard, Debra G. B.
Format: eBook
Language: English
Published: New York : Springer, 2007
Online Access: Connect to electronic text
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Table of Contents:
  • Basics of molecular biology
  • Molecular pathology methods
  • Genetic counseling
  • Pedigree analysis and risk assessment
  • Bayesian analysis
  • Developmental disabilities
  • Neuromuscular diseases
  • Molecular genetic testing for metabolic disorders
  • Fibroblast growth factor receptor-related skeletal disorders
  • Cystic fibrosis
  • Deafness
  • Coagulation disorders
  • Hematologic disorders : hemochromatosis, hemoglobinopathies, and Rh incompatibility
  • Cardiovascular disease
  • Neurodegenerative disorders
  • Skin and connective tissue disorders
  • Inherited breast cancer
  • Familial adenomatous polyposis and Turcot and Peutz-Jeghers syndromes
  • Hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer
  • Multiple endocrine neoplasia syndromes
  • The neurofibromatoses
  • TP53 mutation and Li-Fraumeni syndrome
  • von Hippel-Lindau disease
  • Breast cancer
  • Urothelial carcinoma
  • Sarcomas
  • Gliomas
  • Molecular detection of occult tumor cells
  • Microarray studies (Beyond histology)
  • Acute myeloid leukemia
  • Acute lymphoblastic leukemia
  • B-cell lymphomas
  • T-cell lymphomas
  • Lymphoproliferations of immunodeficiency
  • Myeloproliferative disorders and myelodysplastic syndromes
  • Human immunodeficiency virus type 1
  • Hepatitis B and C viruses
  • Viral infections in transplant patients
  • Viral infections of the central nervous system
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Respiratory pathogens
  • Bacterial pathogens
  • Mycobacterial infections
  • Forensic DNA typing
  • Parentage and relationship testing
  • Assessment of chimerism in the setting of allogenic hematopoietic cell transplantation
  • Specimen identification through DNA analysis
  • Molecular HLA typing
  • Molecular pathology laboratory management
  • From research to clinical practice.