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The Resource When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body, Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist

When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body, Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist

Label
When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body
Title
When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body
Statement of responsibility
Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Examines common and rare genetic disorders around the world, including the disorder's history and the research conducted by leading scientists to identify the gene(s) responsible
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
265745
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Chiu, Lisa Seachrist
Dewey number
599.93/5
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
QH431
LC item number
.C474 2006
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2006 F-706
  • QZ 50
NLM item number
C543w 2006
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Seachrist, Judith A
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Human genetics
  • Human genetics
  • Genetics, Medical
  • Genome, Human
Target audience
adult
Label
When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body, Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005031803.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [192]-209) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When a gene makes you smell like a fish -- It takes two to tango -- The first gene -- Phenylketonuria and the first genetic test -- Maple syrup urine -- The Tangier Island gene -- The Celtic curse -- Metallic madness -- Just one bad apple-- -- The long stretch gene -- The Dracula gene -- The expandable gene -- You can blame it on mom -- The gene that launched a revolution -- The fragile X -- The werewolf gene -- The cue ball gene -- Leaving an imprint -- Whither mom or dad gene -- The calico cat gene -- When a gene won't silence -- Just a little piece of the puzzle -- Speaking with a "forked tongue" -- The cheeseburger gene -- The bitter gene, or the battle over broccoli -- The Schwarzenegger gene: from mighty mice to hulking human -- A performance gene -- An aging gene -- In the beginning-- -- The cut-and-paste genes -- Jomon genes -- Survivors' benefit -- The pregnancy genes -- The "got milk?" gene -- Innate sensing genes -- The sidedness genes -- Epilogue: snippets of information reveal the whole? -- Appendix: a genetics primer
Control code
619029
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 219 pages
Isbn
9780195169942
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195169942
Label
When a gene makes you smell like a fish-- and other tales about the genes in your body, Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip062/2005031803.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages [192]-209) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
When a gene makes you smell like a fish -- It takes two to tango -- The first gene -- Phenylketonuria and the first genetic test -- Maple syrup urine -- The Tangier Island gene -- The Celtic curse -- Metallic madness -- Just one bad apple-- -- The long stretch gene -- The Dracula gene -- The expandable gene -- You can blame it on mom -- The gene that launched a revolution -- The fragile X -- The werewolf gene -- The cue ball gene -- Leaving an imprint -- Whither mom or dad gene -- The calico cat gene -- When a gene won't silence -- Just a little piece of the puzzle -- Speaking with a "forked tongue" -- The cheeseburger gene -- The bitter gene, or the battle over broccoli -- The Schwarzenegger gene: from mighty mice to hulking human -- A performance gene -- An aging gene -- In the beginning-- -- The cut-and-paste genes -- Jomon genes -- Survivors' benefit -- The pregnancy genes -- The "got milk?" gene -- Innate sensing genes -- The sidedness genes -- Epilogue: snippets of information reveal the whole? -- Appendix: a genetics primer
Control code
619029
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
x, 219 pages
Isbn
9780195169942
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2005031803
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(Sirsi) i9780195169942

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