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A sampling of resources in
Genetics and Related Subjects
From Warner Memorial Library
Blue Genes: Sharing and Conserving the World’s
Aquatic Biodiversity by: David Greer
Call Number: NetLibrary
Blue Genes describes the growing demand for aquatic
genetic resources and the desperate need to fill the
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policy vacuum for the management and conservation of
eBrary or NetLibrary the online
aquatic biodiversity as a foundation for rules governing e-book collections. You can
access to and use of aquatic genetic resources. check items out from other
libraries and have them
From Genesis to Genetics: The Case of Evolution
delivered using EZ-Borrow found
and Creationism by: John A. Moor on the Library’s website.
Call Number: NetLibrary
A biology textbook author and emeritus professor at
UC-Riverside, Moore offers an ardent but frequently
simplistic defense of evolution and its place in science
education. Addressing an audience of parents, science
teachers, civic leaders and "all who desire harmony in a Clinical Trials Database
diverse society," Moore presents a serviceable account http://www.clinicaltrials.gov/
of evolutionary biology and its evidentiary basis both in registry of federally and privately supported clinical trials
Darwin's context and in subsequent research. conducted in the United States and around the world.
Genes and DNA: A Beginner’s Guide to Genetics ClinicalTrials.gov gives you information about a trial's purpose,
and Its Applications by: Charlotte K. Omoto and who may participate, locations, and phone numbers for
Paul F. Lurquin
Call Number: eBrary NCBI: Entre
Not only covering the newsworthy topics of
contemporary biology -such as gene therapy and the
This site allows you to search a "genetics" subset of MEDLINE
Human Genome Project -this book also provides a
as well as the NCBI protein, nucleotide, and genome and the
well-rounded introduction to the fundamental concepts
MMDB 3-D protein structures databases. A full range of
and practical applications of genetics. Written
genetic codes are presented, and you can also browse or
specifically for nonbiologists, Genes and DNA covers all
search the NCBI/GenBank taxonomy, other databases, and
the basic concepts from classical and molecular
several online books
genetics to quantitative and population genetics,
including cloning and genetic diseases, and discusses OMIM: Online Mendelian inheritance in Man
the many applications of genetics to the world around http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/omim
us, from genetically modified foods to genetic testing. OMIM is a comprehensive, authoritative, and timely
The Impact of the Gene: From Mendel’s Peas to De- compendium of human genes and genetic phenotypes. The
full-text, referenced overviews in OMIM contain information
signer Babies by: Colin Tudge
on all known mendelian disorders and over 12,000 genes.
Call Number: QH437 .T833
OMIM focuses on the relationship between phenotype and
Provides a vital overview of the science of genetics.
genotype. It is updated daily, and the entries contain
Examines the interrelation of the ideas that underpin
copious links to other genetics resources.
the spectrum of all genetic
issues, combining scientific PubMed:
history with a compelling http://www.pubmed.gov
discussion on the future Contains over 14 million citations for biomedical articles back
trends of genetic to the 1950's, from MEDLINE and additional life science jour-
technologies. nals. Includes links to many sites providing full text articles and
other related resources- PubMed
Also see Academic Search Elite, Business Source Premier,
CINAHL, Health Business Fulltext, Sage, and WilsonWeb
Journal of research & review relating to heredity in man &Journalapplication of genetic
of Human Genetics
principles in medicine, psychology, anthropology, & the social sciences as well as in related
areas of molecular and cell biology- EBSCOhost
Annual Review of Genetics
Critical articles reviewing significant developments in all aspects of the field of genetics aimed at
advancing the science.
Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics
Critical articles reviewing significant developments in all aspects of the field of human genetics
aimed at advancing the science.
European Journal of Human Genetics
Scholarly articles in the biological and medical sciences- EBSCOhost
Peer-reviewed periodical record of investigations bearing on heredity and variation- Publisher
Genomics & Genetics Weekly
Genomics & Genetics Weekly is an invaluable tool for keeping abreast of the staggering amount
of research coming from the Human Genome Project and others studying this exciting field.
A to Z Jour Journal of Heredity
Check the ebsite
Library’s w Presents virtually every major figure in the field of genetics research and covers organismal
list on the l titles.
for additio genetics- Publisher Access 1999 - 2004. Check the Library for paper editions.
Journal of Medical Genetics
Non-subscribers who register have free access to all articles published before 2006 right back to
volume 1 issue 1.
Websites Can’t find full-text
for the article you
American Board of Medical Genetics
need? Use Rapid ILL
http://www.abmg.org/ from the Library’s
The American Board of Medical Genetics certifies individuals and accredits training programs in website to have an
the field of human genetics. article delivered
directly to your
American College of Medical Genetics desktop.
The ACMG provides education, resources and a voice for the medical genetics profession. To
make genetic services available to and improve the health of the public, the ACMG promotes the
development and implementation of methods to diagnose, treat and prevent genetic diseases.
International Federation of Human Genetics Societies
The International Federation of Human Genetics Societies was founded in 1996 to
provide a transparent structure to facilitate communication throughout the
international community of human geneticists.
National Human Genome Research Institute
Led the Human Genome Project for the National Institutes of Health, which culminated in the
completion of the full human genome sequence in April 2003. Now, NHGRI moves forward into the
genomic era with research aimed at improving human health and fighting disease.
Human Ageing Genomic Resources
The Human Ageing Genomic Resources (HAGR) is a collection of databases and tools This publication created by
designed to help researchers understand the genetics of human ageing through a Mark D. Puterbaugh
combination of functional genomics and evolutionary biology. A major resource in HAGR is Information Services Librarian
GenAge, which includes a curated database of genes related to human ageing and a Warner a Library
database of ageing- and longevity-associated genes in model organisms. Eastern University
Genetics Society of America Prepared by
http://www.genetics-gsa.org/ Malinda Shannon
Presents information on the field of genetics studies- GSA Research Assistant
Friday, September 17, 2010
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