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Get this from a library. Selected topics in medical genetics: a review from the Nuffield Unit of Medical Genetics, Liverpool University. [Cyril A Clarke; Liverpool (England). University. Nuffield Unit of Medical Genetics.].
The nuffield unit of Medical Genetics has combined with the Oxford University Press to offer a clinically oriented review of selected areas in medical genetics.
Seven major topics are covered with the primary focus the understanding of genetic mechanisms as they apply to present-day clinical problems.
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