Applied Computational Genomics by Yin Yao Shugart

By Yin Yao Shugart

"Applied Computational Genomics" makes a speciality of an in-depth overview of statistical improvement and alertness within the sector of human genomics together with candidate gene mapping, linkage research, population-based, genome-wide organization, exon sequencing and entire genome sequencing research. The authors are tremendous skilled within the quarter of statistical genomics and may provide an in depth advent of the evolution within the box and demanding reviews of the benefits and downsides of the statistical versions proposed. they're going to additionally proportion their perspectives on a destiny shift towards translational biology. The ebook should be of worth to human geneticists, doctors, well-being educators, coverage makers, and graduate scholars majoring in biology, biostatistics, and bioinformatics. Dr. Yin Yao Shugart is investigator within the Intramural study software on the nationwide Institute of psychological future health, Bethesda, Maryland united states. ​

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