Descriptor English: Human Genetics
Descriptor Spanish: Genética Humana
Descriptor genética humana
Entry term(s) genética de los seres humanos
genética de seres humanos
Scope note: Estudio científico de la variación hereditaria humana.
Descriptor Portuguese: Genética Humana
Descriptor French: Génétique humaine
Entry term(s): Genetics, Human
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.343.385
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: The scientific study of inherited human variation.
Annotation: use for the discipline only; note that Medical Genetics is available for the subfield of human genetics dealing with genetic or hereditary disorders
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 2018; see GENETICS, MEDICAL 1980-2017
History Note: 2018; use GENETICS, MEDICAL 1980-2017
Entry Version: HUMAN GENET
DeCS ID: 57279
Unique ID: D000074705
NLM Classification: QU 450
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Date Established: 2018/01/01
Date of Entry: 2017/07/11
Revision Date: 2017/07/05
Human Genetics - Preferred
Concept UI M0009145
Scope note The scientific study of inherited human variation.
Preferred term Human Genetics
Entry term(s) Genetics, Human

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