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The Resource Blood matters : from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene, Masha Gessen

Blood matters : from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene, Masha Gessen

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Blood matters : from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene
Title
Blood matters
Title remainder
from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene
Statement of responsibility
Masha Gessen
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Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Describes how advanced genetic testing led to the author's discovery that she was predisposed to ovarian and breast cancer and examines how genetic data shapes the decisions people make and their personal sense of identity
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New York Times Notable Book, 2008
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260069
Cataloging source
DLC
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Gessen, Masha
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.G475 2008
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Medical genetics
  • Human chromosome abnormalities
  • BRCA genes
  • Genetic counseling
Target audience
adult
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from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene
Label
Blood matters : from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene, Masha Gessen
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn171151566
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780151013623
Lccn
2007036751
System control number
(OCoLC)171151566
Label
Blood matters : from inherited illness to designer babies, how the world and I found ourselves in the future of the gene, Masha Gessen
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Control code
ocn171151566
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780151013623
Lccn
2007036751
System control number
(OCoLC)171151566

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