Academic Journals Database
Disseminating quality controlled scientific knowledge

Genetic anarchy and disease hierarchy

ADD TO MY LIST
 
Author(s): Ranjeet Kumar

Journal: GERF Bulletin of Biosciences
ISSN 2229-6433

Volume: 2;
Issue: 1;
Start page: 13;
Date: 2011;
VIEW PDF   PDF DOWNLOAD PDF   Download PDF Original page

Keywords: Genetic disorders | genomics | monogenic | polygenic | syndrome | inheritance

ABSTRACT
Manifestation of diseases has been attributed to the genomic blue prints unique to individuals. This genome based horoscope has information right from susceptibilities towards disorders to drug responsiveness. These ailments can be single gene defects or polygenic and may involve subtle gene environment interactions. The plethora of diseases under the umbrella is increasing with new metabolic and life style disorders such as diabetes hypertension and cardiac complications gaining momentum. The orchestration mechanism and the key players of these are now being studied in light of molecular approaches and genomics collectively. This review is a humble attempt to outline and understand the spectrum of genetic diseases and discuss it in light of global issue in general and Indian perspective in particular.
RPA Switzerland

Robotic Process Automation Switzerland

    

Tango Rapperswil
Tango Rapperswil