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Useful sources in the field of genetics for UM researchers.
Genetics & Disease
For NIH Grantees
National Center for Biotechnology Information
PubMed (with MGet It links)
Web of Science
Provides cross-searchable access to multiple databases: ISI Web of Science, Current Contents Connect, ISI Proceedings, Biosis Previews, Medline, and ISI Journal Citation Reports (JCR).
Web of Science
Combines three citation indexes: Arts & Humanities, Science Expanded, and Social Sciences.
Comprehensive index to life sciences research literature.
A free digital archive of biomedical and life sciences journal literature.
Top Genetic Journals based on Impact Factor
American Journal of Human Genetics
Annual Review of Genetics
Annual Review of Genomics and Human Genetics
Current Opinion in Genetics and Development
Genes and Development
Human Molecular Genetics
Nature Reviews: Genetics
Trends in Genetics
The largest, and still growing, collection of state-of-the-art biomedical textbooks that can be searched directly.
Gale Encyclopedia of Genetic Disorders
Presents nearly four hundred articles describing genetic disorders, conditions, tests, and treatments, including high-profile diseases such as Alzheimer's, breast cancer, and heart disease.
ABC of Clinical Genetics
A concise, highly illustrated introduction to genetic mechanisms involved in inherited disorders.
Calcium Signalling and Disease
This topic is a new entry in the area of cellular calcium signaling: yet, it now spans the entire area, with discoveries that cover both genetic and acquired pathologies, even offering glimpses in the direction of therapy.
Cancer Stem Cells: Novel Concepts and Prospects for Tumor Therapy
Comprehensive and to-the-point information in the identification of novel therapeutic targets.
DNA Repair and Human Disease
Highlights the molecular complexities of a few well known human hereditary disorders that arise due to perturbations in the fidelity of diverse DNA repair machinery.