Acknowledged author Lela Buckingham PhD MB DLM(ASCP) wrote Molecular Diagnostics: Fundamentals, Methods and Clinical Applications comprising 528 pages back in 2011. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0803626770 and 9780803626775. Since then Molecular Diagnostics: Fundamentals, Methods and Clinical Applications textbook was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $8.27 or rent at the marketplace.
Fundamentals, methods and clinical applications of molecular are covered all in one book. A wealth of line drawings, flow-charts, and photographs enhance comprehension of the concepts presented in the text. Coverage of the application of molecular diagnostics to the clinical laboratory encompasses microbiology, virology, genetics, oncology, and human identification. Advanced Concepts are presented in boxes throughout the text to challenge those readers interested in learning the fine details. Historical Highlights provide valuable background and origin information to foster an understanding of the topics. Case Studies encourage students to apply molecular concepts to diagnostic testing and provide real-world insight into what to expect when working in the laboratory. Key Terms are bolded and defined within the text where they first appear. Study Questions at the end of each chapter reinforce the content. Answers, included in the appendix, allow for self assessment outside of the classroom.