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Mesh term Molecular Epidemiology

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Epidemiologic Methods
Genetic Techniques
Molecular Medicine


The application of molecular biology to the answering of epidemiological questions. The examination of patterns of changes in DNA to implicate particular carcinogens and the use of molecular markers to predict which individuals are at highest risk for a disease are common examples.

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Genome-Wide Association Study
Mendelian Randomization Analysis

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