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Introduction to Human Genetics

  • Vazken M. der Kaloustian
  • Amal K. Kurban

Abstract

Molecular genetics has made giant strides during the past three decades. DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) was synthesized in vitro, its intimate structure was elucidated, the genetic control of enzyme and virus synthesis was discovered, and the genetic code was deciphered.

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Genetic Counseling Down Syndrome Fabry Disease Xeroderma Pigmentosum Acrodermatitis Enteropathica 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vazken M. der Kaloustian
    • 1
  • Amal K. Kurban
    • 2
  1. 1.American University of Beirut and American University HospitalBeirutLebanon
  2. 2.Division of DermatologyAmerican University of Beirut and American University HospitalBeirutLebanon

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