Emphasizing dermatological diseases, this text covers the basics of the molecular biology and molecular diagnostic methods most often used in clinical labs. Topics range from newer diagnostic and prognostic techniques to ethical, legal and economic issues.Human skin aging can be categorized as either (a) chronologic/intrinsic aging or (b) extrinsic aging, of which photoaging is a major component [1a5]. ... and is influenced by several factors, including genetic predisposition, diet, lifestyle (i.e., smoking), and hormone levels [1a5]. ... oxidative damage, mitochondrial dysfunction, mutations in mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA), reduced DNA repair mechanisms, anbsp;...
|Title||:||Molecular Diagnostics in Dermatology and Dermatopathology|
|Author||:||Michael J. Murphy|
|Publisher||:||Springer Science & Business Media - 2011-03-24|