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Main Title Innovative study designs and analytic approaches to the genetic epidemiology of cancer /
Publisher The Institute,
Year Published 1999
OCLC Number 43323047
ISBN 0199224803; 9780199224807
Subjects Cancer--Genetic aspects--Study and teaching--Congresses. ; Cancer--Epidemiology--Congresses. ; Genetic epidemiology--Congresses. ; Neoplasms--epidemiology--congresses. ; Neoplasms--genetics--congresses. ; Genetics, Medical--congresses.
Internet Access
Description Access URL
University of Alberta Access
Library Call Number Additional Info Location Last
EJEM  RC268.4.I56 1999 OCSPP Chemical Library/Washington,DC 07/28/2000
Collation 105 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm.
Caption title. Shipping list no.: 2001-0121-P. Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Notes
Introduction -- I. Gene discovery panel -- Discovery of cancer susceptibility genes: study designs, analytic approaches, and trends in technology -- II. Gene characterization panel -- Design of gene characterization studies: on overview -- Case-control studies of common alleles and environmental factors -- Family-based associations studies -- Cohort studies for characterizing measured genes -- Multistage sampling for disease family registries -- Detection of interaction involving identified genes: available study designs -- Kin-cohort designs for gene characterization -- III. Integration panel -- Study design in genetic epidemiology: theoretical and practical considerations -- Integrated designs for gene discovery and characterization -- IV. Applications panel -- Confirmation of prostate cancer susceptibility genes using high-risk families -- Study-design issues in the development of the University of Southern California consortium's colorectal cancer family registry -- Design and analysis issues in a population-based, case-control-family study of the genetic epidemiology of breast cancer and the co-operative family registry for breast cancer studies (CFRBCS) -- Combined influence of genetic and dietary factors on colorectal cancer incidence in Japanese Americans.