Selected new reviews and commentaries, 2 February 2009

2 February 2009

Challenges and opportunities for evidence-based genetics practice.
Tuckson RV.Genet Med. 2009 Jan;11(1):1-2.

Radical treatments for difficult times
Jack A. BMJ. 2009 Jan 13;338:a2955. doi: 10.1136/bmj.a2955.

Personalized Genetic Prediction: Too Limited, Too Expensive, or Too Soon?
Ioannidis JP. Ann Intern Med. 2009 Jan 20;150(2):139-41.

Could access requirements stifle your research?
Jinnah S, Jungcurt S. Science. 2009 Jan 23;323(5913):464-5.

Racing Forward: The Genomics and Personalized Medicine Act
Lee SS, Mudaliar A. Science. 2009 Jan 16;323(5912):342.

A celebration and a challenge
Sugden A, Hanson B, Pennisi E, Culotta E. Science. 2009 Jan 9;323(5911):185.

Data for the masses
Nature. 2009 Jan 8;457(7226):129.

Genetics of bipolar disorder: successful start to a long journey
Craddock N, Sklar P. Trends Genet. 2009 Jan 12.

Mended Armor
Spinney L. Nat Med. 2009 Jan;15(1):10-3.  

A New View on - and Hope for - an Old Disease
Cahoon L. Science. 2009 Jan 9;323(5911):203-5.

A Discriminating Killer
Cahoon L. Science. 2009 Jan 9;323(5911):204.

Unravelling the secrets of ageing
Mayor S. BMJ. 2009 Jan 8;338:a3024. doi: 10.1136/bmj.a3024.

Toward a genetics of cancer resistance
Klein G. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Jan 20;106(3):859-63.

How to use an article about genetic association: C. What are the results and will they help me in caring for my patients?
Attia J, Ioannidis JP, Thakkinstian A, McEvoy M, Scott RJ, Minelli C, Thompson J, Infante-Rivard C, Guyatt G. JAMA. 2009 Jan 21;301(3):304-8.

Is there still a need for candidate gene approaches in the era of genome-wide association studies?
Wilkening S, Chen B, Bermejo JL, Canzian F. Genomics. 2009 Jan 19.

DNA variations in human and medical genetics: 25 years of my experience.
Nakamura Y. J Hum Genet. 2009;54(1):1-8.

New findings from genetic association studies of schizophrenia.
Williams HJ, Owen MJ, O'Donovan MC. J Hum Genet. 2009;54(1):9-14.

Prostate cancer genomics: towards a new understanding.
Witte JS. Nat Rev Genet. 2009 Feb;10(2):77-82.

Small silencing RNAs: an expanding universe.
Ghildiyal M, Zamore PD. Nat Rev Genet. 2009 Feb;10(2):94-108.

Plasma lipoproteins: genetic influences and clinical implications.
Hegele RA. Nat Rev Genet. 2009 Feb;10(2):109-21.

Decanalization and the origin of complex disease.
Gibson G. Nat Rev Genet. 2009 Feb;10(2):134-40.

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