Welcome to Scribd, the world's digital library. Read, publish, and share books and documents. See more
Standard view
Full view
of .
Save to My Library
Look up keyword or section
Like this

Table Of Contents

Execut ive Summary
1. Int roduct ion
2. Genomics and t he Genome Project s
2.3.1 Classical genetics
2.3.2 Molecular genetics
2.4.1 The identification of human disease genes
2.4.2 The Human Genome Project
2.4.3 Mapping the human genome
2.5 Funct ional genomics
2.5.1 Annotation of the human genome
2.5.2 Proteomics
2.5.3 Transcriptomics
2.5.4 Gene regulation
2.5.5 Bioinformatics
2.6.1 Introduction
2.6.2 The pathogen genome project
2.7 Summary
3.2 Monogenic disease
3.3 Communicabl e disease
3.4 Cancer
3.7 Ageing
3.8 Phar macogenomics
3.15 Summary
Gl obal Heal t h
4.5 Summary
5. The Pot ent ial of Genomics for t he
5.2 Exampl es of what is feasibl e now
5.2.5 Phar macogenomics
5.2.6 Non-communicabl e disease
6.3 Risks in non-human genomics
6.3.1 Animals and insects
6.3.2 Plants
6.8 Summary
Post-Genomic Er a
7.2.1 Inequities in health status and disease burden
7.2.2 Issues of development and poverty alleviation
7.3.2 Redressing the developed-developing country gap
7.4.1 Patents
7.4.2 Patenting genetic material
7.4.4 Biological resources and benefit sharing
7.6 Summary
8.2 Infor med consent
8.2.1 Principles
8.2.2 Genetic testing in health care and research
8.2.4 Genetic databases
8.3.1 Confidentiality and its appropriate limits
8.3.2 Discrimination and stigmatization
8.4 Gender issues
8.5 Eugenics
8.9 Summary
9. Educat ion and Publ ic Pol icy
9.5.1 Public education
9.5.2 Health care professionals
9.5.3 The educational role of clinical genetics services
9.6 Summary
10.2 Recommendat ions
10.2.1 Technical Cooperation Between WHO and its Member States
10.2.2 WHO’s Normative Function
10.2.3 An Advocacy Role for WHO
10.3 Cl osing Summary and Key Messages
Annex B1: Outline of Consultation Process and Timeline
Annex B3: List of Contributing WHO Staff
Annex B5: Profiles of Report writers
0 of .
Results for:
No results containing your search query
P. 1


Ratings: (0)|Views: 113 |Likes:

More info:

Published by: حسين زهير المرعب on Mar 25, 2011
Copyright:Attribution Non-commercial


Read on Scribd mobile: iPhone, iPad and Android.
download as PDF, TXT or read online from Scribd
See more
See less





You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 6 to 46 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 52 to 75 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 81 to 111 are not shown in this preview.
You're Reading a Free Preview
Pages 117 to 254 are not shown in this preview.

Activity (2)

You've already reviewed this. Edit your review.
1 thousand reads
1 hundred reads

You're Reading a Free Preview

/*********** DO NOT ALTER ANYTHING BELOW THIS LINE ! ************/ var s_code=s.t();if(s_code)document.write(s_code)//-->