Human Molecular GeneticsBMJ 1996; 312 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.312.7046.1619 (Published 22 June 1996) Cite this as: BMJ 1996;312:1619
- Grant R Sutherland
Tom Strachan, Andrew P Read Bios, £29.95, pp 597 ISBN 1 872748 69 4
Its back cover says that Human Molecular Genetics is essential for students taking courses in genetics, biochemistry, molecular biology, or medical genetics, and for geneticists and molecular geneticists unfamiliar with human molecular genetics. The text covers both general principles and technology, and has comments on the ethics of some applications of genetics.
In an age of specialisation it is unusual to find a book with such a broad range of subjects that is not a multiauthor compendium. Having only two authors gives Human Molecular Genetics a unity of style …