Molecular Diagnostics for Dermatology : Practical Applications of Molecular Testing for the Diagnosis and Management of the Dermatology Patient

The context for the book is the rapid evolution of the field of molecular diagnostics, which is becoming more pervasive in all disciplines of medicine, including dermatology. This is indeed an exciting time in dermatology. Molecular testing is now incorporated into all aspects of patient management,...

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Main Authors: Hosler, Gregory A., Murphy, Kathleen M. (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2014, 2014
Edition:1st ed. 2014
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Collection: Springer eBooks 2005- - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Terms and Definitions
  • Basics of Molecular Biology and Nucleic Acids
  • Principles of the Molecular Basis for Disease
  • Molecular Testing Methods
  • PCR and PCR-based Assays
  • In situ Hybridization
  • FISH and Cytogenetics
  • Comparative Genomic Hybridization
  • Microarray Analysis
  • Melanoma
  • Cutaneous Lymphoma and Leukemia Cutis
  • Soft Tissue tumors
  • Genodermatoses
  • Infectious Disease
  • Viral
  • Bacterial and Mycobacterial
  • Fungi and Parasites
  • Emerging Molecular Applications in Dermatology
  • Pharmacogenetics/Pharmacogenomics
  • Theranostics