World Library  


Add to Book Shelf
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Book

Integrating Genomic Information into Public Health Practice

By Department of Health and Human Services

Click here to view

Book Id: WPLBN0000087732
Format Type: PDF eBook
File Size: 0.1 MB
Reproduction Date: 2005
Full Text

Title: Integrating Genomic Information into Public Health Practice  
Author: Department of Health and Human Services
Volume:
Language: English
Subject: Health., Medical research, Medical reports
Collections: Medical Library Collection
Historic
Publication Date:
Publisher: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Citation

APA MLA Chicago

Health And Human Services, D. O. (n.d.). Integrating Genomic Information into Public Health Practice. Retrieved from http://ebooklibrary.org/


Excerpt
Recent scientific discoveries are illuminating specific genetic traits as possible risk factors for common diseases that affect public health. Translation of genomic research to medical practice should yield new opportunities for health promotion and disease prevention. Increasing public understanding of genomics is important in building confidence among consumers about the appropriate use and benefits of genomic information and technologies. The full benefits of genomics in population health will not be realized, however, without the development of a genomically literate public health workforce that is capable of interpreting and applying relevant genomic information in the practice setting. The following Centers for Disease Control and Prevention CDC) activities are related to integrating genomics into public health practice and programs:...

Table of Contents
na

 

Click To View

Additional Books


  • Environmental Genome Project Develops a ... (by )
  • Human Genome : Program Report (by )
  • Department of Energy's Human Genome Proj... (by )
  • From Genes to Protein Structure and Func... (by )
  • Using Bioinformatics in Gene and Drug Di... (by )
  • Using Global Genomic Expression Technolo... (by )
  • Using Global Genomic Expression Technolo... (by )
  • American Journal of Epidemiology, Vol. 1... (by )
  • Genomic Factors and Population Health (by )
  • Using Global Genomic Expression Technolo... (by )
  • The Human Genome Project : Sequencing th... (by )
  • The Human Genome and Beyond (by )
Scroll Left
Scroll Right

 



Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from World eBook Library are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.