Genomics Applications for the Developing World

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ISBN: 978-1-4614-2181-8 (Print) 978-1-4614-2182-5 (Online)

Table of contents (20 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xii

  2. INTRODUCTION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 3-11

      Genomics and the Developing World

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      Pages 13-18

      Application of Genetic and Genomic Tests in the Developing World

  3. MICROBIAL PATHOGEN GENOMES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 19-19

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      Pages 21-38

      The Genomics of Cholera

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      Pages 39-49

      The Genomics of Leprosy

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      Pages 51-72

      Pathogen Genomics and the Potential for Understanding Diseases in the Developing World

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      Pages 73-88

      New Tuberculosis Drugs

  4. VIRUSES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 89-89

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      Pages 91-114

      Viral Genomics: Implications for the Understanding and Control of Emerging Viral Diseases

  5. EUKARYOTIC DISEASES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 115-115

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      Pages 117-130

      Malaria Genomics and the Developing World

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      Pages 131-143

      Delivering on Promises? The Impact of Kinetoplastid Genomics on Sleeping Sickness, Chagas Disease and Leishmaniasis

  6. PHARMACOGENOMICS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 145-145

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      Pages 147-159

      Pharmacogenomic Applications in the Developing World: The American Continent

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      Pages 161-182

      Pharmacogenomics in Africa

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      Pages 183-214

      Pharmacogenomics in Developing Asian Countries

  7. NEW FRONTIERS

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 215-215

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      Book Chapter

      Pages 217-247

      Microbial Diversity of Brazilian Biomes

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      Pages 249-262

      Genetic Diversity of Microbial Endophytes and Their Biotechnical Applications

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      Pages 263-272

      Genomics and Potential Bioenergy Applications in the Developing World

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      Pages 273-278

      Molecules with Potential for Cancer Therapy in the Developing World: Dibenzyl Trisulfide (DTS)

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      Pages 279-294

      The Effect of Diet on Gut Microbiota in Humans Living in Different Environments: A Metagenomic Approach

  8. PLANT GENOMES

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 295-295

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      Pages 297-308

      Analyzing the Papaya Genome

  9. EDUCATION

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 309-309

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      Pages 311-333

      The Global Challenge of Genomics Education: A Path to the Future

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      Pages 335-356

      Genomics and Potential Downstream Applications in the Developing World

  10. Back Matter

    Pages 357-363