07 Sep Week 2 Genetics Paper
Begin by selecting a topic pertaining to genes and gene-environment interaction from one of the following resources:
Refer to chapters 4 and 5 of your text, unit II of your textbook ((McCance, 122013) McCance, K., Huether, S. (122013). Pathophysiology: The Biologic Basis for Disease in Adults and Children, 7th Edition)
Alzheimer disease (chosen topic)
Look for ideas from the Journal of Physiology and Pathophysiology.
Conduct a literature search of recent journal articles (peer reviewed) within the last three years that pertain to your topic. You must select three articles for this assignment.
Synthesize the knowledge gained from the chapter readings and your literature research into a comprehensive understanding of the topic.
Explain and evaluate the data, assertions, findings, and/or claims made in the literature.
Identify any evidence-based support for the claims made in the literature.
Draw and summarize your own unique conclusions based on a comprehensive understanding of the topic and your research.
Your paper should be 4–5 pages in length (excluding cover page and references page).
Include at least three scholarly sources in your paper in addition to citing the course e-text.
Use APA format to style your paper and to cite your sources. Your source(s) should be integrated into the paragraphs. Use internal citations pointing to evidence in the literature and supporting your ideas. You will need to include a reference page listing those sources.
Review the rubric for more information on how your assignment will be graded.