Diagnostic Molecular Biology describes the fundamentals of molecular biology in a clear, concise manner to aid in the comprehension of this complex subject. Each technique described in this book is explained within its conceptual framework to enhance understanding.
The targeted approach covers the principles of molecular biology including the basic knowledge of nucleic acids, proteins, and genomes as well as the basic techniques and instrumentations that are often used in the field of molecular biology with detailed procedures and explanations. This book also covers the applications of the principles and techniques currently employed in the clinical laboratory.
Provides an understanding of which techniques are used in diagnosis at the molecular level
Explains the basic principles of molecular biology and their application in the clinical diagnosis of diseases
Places protocols in context with practical applications
Part I 1. Introduction 2. Genes 3. Nucleic acids based cellular activities 4. Genes encode polypeptides 5. Genome Part II 6. Extraction and purification of nucleic acids and proteins 7. Detection and analysis of nucleic acids and proteins 8. Characterization of nucleic acids and proteins 9. Amplification of nucleic acids 10. Genes and genomes sequencing techniques 11. Techniques in studying gene expression and function 12. Techniques in studying genomes Part III 13. Techniques in human identification 14. Molecular diagnosis of mutation and inherited diseases 15. Molecular diagnosis of microorganisms and infectious diseases 16. Molecular diagnosis of cancers 17. Safety and quality management in clinical medical laboratory
Tertiary; University or College
Number Of Pages: 471
Published: 1st December 2016
Publisher: ACADEMIC PR INC
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 26.67 x 20.96
Weight (kg): 1.27
Edition Number: 1