The limitations of the acute intervention medical model in dealing with the prevention and treatment of chronic and killer diseases are discussed.
It is argued that it is more useful to approach patients as individuals who have failed to adapt adequately to the sum of their unique environmental challenges.
Transcripition of the genome is an exquisitely nutrient-dependent, toxin-sensitive process.
Failure of accurate transcription of the genome is a fundamental mechanism in the development of ill-health.
The work of Weatherall, Williams and Garrod is highlighted.
Mots-clés Pascal : Nutrition, Micronutriment, Impact environnement, Génome, Transcription, Mutagenèse, Santé et environnement, Relation homme environnement, Homme
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Nutrition, Micronutrient, Environment impact, Genome, Transcription, Mutagenesis, Health and environment, Man environment interface, Human
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0279904
Code Inist : 002B30A02A. Création : 01/03/1996.