Genetic Background
Patient Uniqueness

Author: Gianpiero Pescarmona
Date: 14/11/2007


The first approach is to search OMIM to identify the known genetic determinants of a disease

OMIM, Online Mendelian Inheritance in Man. This database is a catalog of human genes and genetic disorders authored and edited by Dr. Victor A. McKusick and his colleagues at Johns Hopkins and elsewhere, and developed for the World Wide Web by NCBI, the National Center for Biotechnology Information. The database contains textual information and references. It also contains copious links to MEDLINE and sequence records in the Entrez system, and links to additional related resources at NCBI and elsewhere.

List of Italian Societies involved with Genetic Diseases

From Genetic Disease to Therapy

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The 10-year anniversary of the publication of the sequence of the human genome offers primary care physicians a look into how they can incorporate genomic advances into clinical care in the next decade.

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