Book 2012

Genetics Meets Metabolomics

from Experiment to Systems Biology


ISBN: 978-1-4614-1688-3 (Print) 978-1-4614-1689-0 (Online)

Table of contents (17 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xviii

  2. Chapter

    Pages 1-4


  3. Chapter

    Pages 5-11

    Pre-conditions for High Quality Biobanking in Large Human Epidemiological Cohorts for Metabolomics and Other – Omics Studies

  4. Chapter

    Pages 13-38

    Assay Tools for Metabolomics

  5. Chapter

    Pages 39-56

    Statistical Methods in Genetic and Molecular Epidemiology and Their Application in Studies with Metabolic Phenotypes

  6. Chapter

    Pages 57-71

    Ultrahigh Resolution Mass Spectrometry Based Non-targeted Microbial Metabolomics

  7. Chapter

    Pages 73-84

    Metabolomic Systems Biology of Protozoan Parasites

  8. Chapter

    Pages 85-106

    Mouse Genetics and Metabolic Mouse Phenotyping

  9. Chapter

    Pages 107-123

    Metabolomics in Animal Breeding

  10. Chapter

    Pages 125-137

    Metabolomics Applications in Human Nutrition

  11. Chapter

    Pages 139-155

    Metabolomics for the Individualized Therapy of Androgen Deficiency Syndrome in Male Adults

  12. Chapter

    Pages 157-175

    Systems Biology Resources Arising from the Human Metabolome Project

  13. Chapter

    Pages 177-190

    Understanding Cancer Metabolism Through Global Metabolomics

  14. Chapter

    Pages 191-231

    Genetic and Metabolic Determinants of Fatty Acid Chain Length and Desaturation, Their Incorporation into Lipid Classes and Their Effects on Risk of Vascular and Metabolic Disease

  15. Chapter

    Pages 233-254

    Mapping Metabolomic Quantitative Trait Loci (mQTL): A Link Between Metabolome-Wide Association Studies and Systems Biology

  16. Chapter

    Pages 255-264

    Metabolic Traits as Intermediate Phenotypes

  17. Chapter

    Pages 265-279

    Genome-Wide Association Studies with Metabolomics

  18. Chapter

    Pages 281-313

    Systems Biology Meets Metabolism

  19. Back Matter

    Pages 315-318