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Beyond DNA: The Omics Revolution

PWR 1JS - Winter 2014 - Instructor: Stonaker, J.
Last Updated: 15-Jan-2014

A guide to resources for the PWR 1JS: Beyond DNA: The Omics Revolution. The framework for this course is omics, the study of large biological data sets. This includes fields such as genomics (DNA data), metabolomics (chemical reaction data), and syndromics (health symptom data). These new omic technologies promise to revolutionize medicine, but they also spark a larger debate about how scientific data is used in human health and policy decisions.

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Background and reference sources

Journals

Following are some suggested journals that you can use to find background information on your topic.

[Oxford] : Blackwell Pub.

Article resources

Use these resources to search for articles on your topic.

[New York?] : Thomson Reuters.
[S.l.] : National Library of Medicine
[Ann Arbor, Mich.] : ProQuest Information and Learning Company.
Philadelphia, PA : Institute for Scientific Information, c1998-

Handbooks and Encyclopedias

Chichester, West Sussex, U.K. ; Malden, MA : Wiley-Blackwell, 2010.
Green Library » Stacks » BF121 .H2113 2010
Hoboken, N.J. : John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2005.
Biology Library (Falconer) » Stacks » QH431 .E62 2005 V.1

Selected websites

Multimedia resources