Biological and cultural influences on disease [electronic resource] / Connie Mulligan.Material type: FilmSeries: Henry Stewart talksBiomedical & life sciences collection. Human population genetics II: Publisher: London : Henry Stewart Talks, 2015Description: 1 online resource (1 streaming video file (47 min.) : color, sound)Subject(s): Genetic disorders | Health -- Social aspects | Human population genetics | Medical anthropology | Social medicine | African Americans -- genetics | Anthropology, Medical | Blood Pressure Determination | Continental Population Groups | Genetic Predisposition to Disease | Genetics, Population | Health Behavior -- ethnology | Hispanic Americans -- genetics | Social MedicineOnline resources: Click here to access online | Series
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Contents: Biological and cultural influences on disease -- Complex diseases: multiple genetic and environmental -- Genetic factors: candidate genes and genetic ancestry -- Environmental factors: toxins, and less studied factors such as race -- Case study: association of candidate genes, genetic ancestry, race and socioeconomic status with blood pressure in Puerto Rico -- Case study: association of candidate genes, genetic ancestry, novel measures of discrimination with blood pressure in African Americans.
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