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A Textbook of Medical Genetics and Cancer Genetics

  • Author Name : Dr. V. Lakshmi Kalpana, M.Phil., Ph.D., Dr. A. Anuradha, M.Phil., Ph.D.
  • ISBN : 978-93-91208-21-9
  • Pages : 138
  • Paper Type : Soft Bound
  • Category : Medical
  • Subject : Genetics/Cancer
  • Publication Year : 2021
  • Book Type : Textbook/Reference Book
  • Edition : First
  • Language : English
  • Dimension : 23x15x1 (cms)
  • Weight : 200 (g)
  • Offer Price   487.5 MRP   650  25% off for India
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About Book

  • The book deals with genetics of the various disorders at the molecular level and discusses their prognostic, diagnostic and management/treatment aspects.
  • Cancer is detailed in the perspective of genetics i.e., the alteration of proto-oncogenes and oncogenes at the cellular level.
  • This book provides better insight into the genetic disorders and inherited versus familial cancers.
  • This book will benefit Postgraduate students of both Human genetics and Medicine to develop an understanding of Medical Genetics.

About Author

Dr. V. Lakshmi Kalpana, M.Phil., Ph.D., is an Associate Professor, Department of Human Genetics at Andhra University. Besides being an accomplished academician, she is also a meticulous administrator who served as Head for 4 departments - Human Genetics, Microbiology, Bio-technology and Food, Nutrition and Dietetics simultaneously. Presently, she is the chairperson of the Board of Studies for Human Genetics Department, Andhra University. She has authored multiple National and International publications, books, and book chapters on clinical cytogenetics, molecular genetics, and molecular cytogenetics. Her research areas of interest include human cell culture and karyotyping, genetic counseling, gene polymorphisms and population genetics. In addition to research, she has a longstanding commitment to teaching, training, and mentorship at all levels, including postgraduate students, doctoral and postdoctoral fellows. Many of whom have gone on to highly successful academic careers in related areas. 

Dr. A. Anuradha, M.Phil., Ph.D., is a Research Scientist, at Andhra Medical College. She completed her Ph.D. under the guidance of Dr. V. Lakshmi Kalpana, Department of Human Genetics at Andhra University in 2014. She was also a recipient of the prestigious Women Scientist–B, Department of Science and Technology, New Delhi. Her research has been reflected in both National and International publications and book chapters. She assisted Dr. V. Lakshmi Kalpana in composing and editing 
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