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The Resource The $1,000 genome : the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine, Kevin Davies

The $1,000 genome : the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine, Kevin Davies

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The $1,000 genome : the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine
Title
The $1,000 genome
Title remainder
the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine
Statement of responsibility
Kevin Davies
Title variation
  • One thousand dollar genome
  • Thousand dollar genome
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Profiles the future of genomic medicine and thoughtfully explores the many pressing issues raised by the tidal wave of personal genetic information
Summary
Discusses the reality that, by 2011, people will be able to purchase a complete decoding of their genetic makeup, and explores the psychological effects of discovering whether or not one is predisposed to a disease
Tone
Writing style
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377900
Cataloging source
DLC
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1960-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Davies, Kevin
Dewey number
616.042
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Human Genome Project
  • Human gene mapping
Target audience
adult
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the scientific breakthrough that will change our lives
Label
The $1,000 genome : the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine, Kevin Davies
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-324) and index
Contents
Jim and Craig's excellent adventure -- 23 and you -- Everybody wants to change the world -- DNA dreams -- The British invasion -- Service call -- My genome and me -- Consumer reports -- Cease and desist -- Another week, another genome -- The 15-minute genome -- Personalized response -- The rest of us
Control code
000045382492
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9781416569596
Label
The $1,000 genome : the revolution in DNA sequencing and the new era of personalized medicine, Kevin Davies
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 287-324) and index
Contents
Jim and Craig's excellent adventure -- 23 and you -- Everybody wants to change the world -- DNA dreams -- The British invasion -- Service call -- My genome and me -- Consumer reports -- Cease and desist -- Another week, another genome -- The 15-minute genome -- Personalized response -- The rest of us
Control code
000045382492
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Free Press hardcover ed.
Extent
340 p.
Isbn
9781416569596

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