Fundamentals of Genetic Epidemiology

Fundamentals of Genetic Epidemiology

Author: Muin J. Khoury

Publisher: Monographs in Epidemiology and

ISBN: 9780195052886

Category: Medical

Page: 394

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This text integrates the principles, methods and approaches of epidemiology and genetics in the study of disease aetiology. The authors define the central theme of genetic epidemiology as the study of the role of genetic factors and their interaction with environmental factors in the occurrence of disease in populations.