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Basic molecular genetics for epidemiologists
  1. F Calafell1,
  2. N Malats2
  1. 1Departament de Ciéncies Experimentals i de la Salut, Universitat Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain
  2. 2Institut Municipal d’Investigació Médica, Barcelona, Spain
  1. Corresponcence to:
 Francesc Calafell, Carrer del Dr Aiguader 80, E-08003 Barcelona, Spain; 


This is the first of a series of three glossaries on molecular genetics. This article focuses on basic molecular terms.

  • concepts
  • definitions
  • genetics
  • molecular

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