- Author : Maria I. New
- Release Date : 22 August 2013
- Publisher : Elsevier Inc. Chapters
- Genre : Medical
- Pages : 406 pages
- ISBN 13 : 9780128072769
Download or read book entitled Genetic Steroid Disorders by author: Maria I. New which was release on 22 August 2013 and published by Elsevier Inc. Chapters with total page 406 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. This book demonstrates that each steroid disorder causing both clinical and biochemical abnormalities in patients now has a genetic basis. The genes for each step in steroidogenesis have been mapped and cloned, and the mutations in the gene causing the disorder have been described. In addition, the structural biology of the protein resulting from the mutation in the gene has been reported for many of the disorders.