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Document type:
Journal Article 
Author(s):
Witt, Heiko 
Title:
[No Magic Bullet: Genetic Diagnostics and Predictive Testing]. 
Abstract:
The enormous increase in knowledge about the genetic basis of human diseases, combined with the rapid development of genetic techniques, has led to the possible use of genetic tests in medical diagnostics to a degree previously unknown. In addition, predictive genetic diagnostics has the aim of identifying hereditary disease risks in healthy individuals in order to take precautionary measures. However, the assessment of genetic findings is still subject to numerous problems. In particular, in th...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Dtsch Med Wochenschr 
Year:
2017 
Journal volume:
142 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
652-656 
Language:
de 
Fulltext / DOI:
Print-ISSN:
0012-0472 
TUM Institution:
Else Kröner-Fresenius-Zentrum für Ernährungsmedizin - Klinik für Ernährungsmedizin