New reviews and commentaries, 9 March 2006

9 March 2006

Copies count. Nadeau JH and Lee C (2006) Nature 439, 798-799. News and Views piece on how gene copy number variations may influence susceptibility to common disease.

Genome of an epidemic community-acquired MRSA. Enright MC (2006) Lancet 367, 705-706. Comment on research showing how genetic information passes between staphylocci and implications for human infections; see also The importance of knowing the genomes of pathogens. Editorial (2006) Lancet 36, 704.

Genetic susceptibility to coronary artery disease: from promise to progress. Watkins H and

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