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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

GN 704 - Cancer Genomics and Applications of Genomics in Health and Disease

This course focuses on the role of genetics and genomics in cancer diagnosis, prognosis, and treatment. Future directions of genetics and genomics with comprehensive genome/exome/transcriptome sequencing in oncology, polygenic risk scores, cell-free DNA, and genome-wide and phenome-wide association studies are addressed. Genomic technologies and computational approaches that are driving advances to manage health and treat disease will be reviewed.

Credits: 3