Jewish Genetic Disorders: A Layman's Guide

Author:   Ernest L. Abel
Publisher:   McFarland & Co Inc
ISBN:  

9780786440870


Pages:   248
Publication Date:   30 September 2008
Format:   Paperback
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Jewish Genetic Disorders: A Layman's Guide


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This guide to genetic disorders that tend to affect the Jewish population more than the non - Jewish begins with a short history of the Jews and basic facts concerning genetics and genetic disorders. The in-depth information that follows is categorized under blood, cancers, central nervous system, connective tissue, gastrointestinal, metabolic or endocrine, respiratory, sensory, and skin. Included for each disorder is information on variations, frequency, symptoms, causes, diagnosis, transmission, treatment and prevention, and notes on where more information about each disorder can be obtained. A glossary of terms and index are provided.

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Author:   Ernest L. Abel
Publisher:   McFarland & Co Inc
Imprint:   McFarland & Co Inc
Dimensions:   Width: 15.00cm , Height: 2.00cm , Length: 22.60cm
Weight:   0.340kg
ISBN:  

9780786440870


ISBN 10:   0786440872
Pages:   248
Publication Date:   30 September 2008
Audience:   General/trade ,  General
Format:   Paperback
Publisher's Status:   Active
Availability:   Awaiting stock   Availability explained
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Superb...clearly answers questions...outstanding writing...well-organized...a wealth of information...current and comprehensive coverage...exceptional...a first choice selection -- Library Journal Library Journal


superb...clearly answers questions...outstanding writing...well-organized...a wealth of information...current and comprehensive coverage...exceptional...a first choice selection --<i>Library Journal</i>; well-researched...clearly written --<i>Cleveland Jewish News</i>; masterful job of providing basic information about Tay-Sachs and dozens of other[s]...well-researched...clearly written...a major contribution --<i>Jewish Bulletin.</i>


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Ernest L. Abel teaches at Wayne State University, where he has received the honor of Distinguished Professor. He is also the author of more than forty other books and his articles have been published in various popular and scholarly magazines and journals.

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