Selected new reviews and commentaries, 10 March 2008

10 March 2008

From theory to practice: translating research into health outcomes

Barbour V, Chinnock P, Peiperl L, Veitch E, Yamey G. PLoS Med. 2008 Jan 8;5(1):e15.

Genome studies: genetics by numbers.

Baker M. Nature. 2008 Jan 31;451(7178):516-8.

A navigator for human genome epidemiology.

Yu W, Gwinn M, Clyne M, Yesupriya A, Khoury MJ. Nat Genet. 2008 Feb;40(2):124-5.

Moving towards transparency of clinical trials

Zarin DA, Tse T. Science. 2008 Mar 7;319(5868):1340-2.

Are epigeneticists ready for big science?

Pennisi E. Science. 2008 Feb 29;319(5867):1177.

Should data from demographic surveillance systems be made more widely available to researchers?

Chandramohan D, Shibuya K, Setel P, Cairncross S, Lopez AD, Murray CJ, Zaba B, Snow RW, Binka F. PLoS Med. 2008 Feb;5(2):e57.

When authorship met authenticity

Johns A. Nature. 2008 Feb 28;451(7182):1058-9.

Collaboration, genetic associations, and lupus erythematosus.

Crow MK. N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 28;358(9):956-61.

On the origin of deleterious mutations

Check-Hayden E. Nature. 2008 Feb 21;451(7181):876.

Regulators weigh risks of consumer genetic tests
Schmidt C.Nat Biotechnol.  Feb;26(2):145-6.Nat Biotechnol. 2008 Feb;26(2):145-6

A spot of genetic instability in autism

Eichler EE, Zimmerman AW. N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 14;358(7):737-9.

What will whole genome searches for susceptibility genes for common complex disease offer to clinical practice?

Lango H, Weedon MN. J Intern Med. 2008 Jan;263(1):16-27.

Structural genomic variation and personalised medicine

Lee C, Morton CC. N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 14;358(7):740-1.

What can the genome tell us about LDL cholesterol?

Krauss RM. Lancet. 2008 Feb 9;371(9611):450-2.

Genetics benefits at risk

Editorial. Nature. 2008 Feb 14;451(7180):745-6.

In search of common ground

Blow N. Nature. 2008 Feb 14;451(7180):855-8.

Genetic testing and tumor surveillance for children with cancer predisposition syndromes
Rao A, Rothman J, Nichols KE. Curr Opin Pediatr.  2008 Feb;20(1):1-7.

Complexities of prostate-cancer risk.

Gelmann EP. N Engl J Med. 2008 Feb 28;358(9):961-3.

Genetics of common disease: a primary care priority aligned with a teachable moment?

Feero WG. Genet Med. 2008 Feb;10(2):81-2.

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