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Life Script: How the Human Genome Discoveries Will Transform Medicine and Enhance Your Health
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Simon & Schuster
Publication date March 2, 2002
Pages 208
Book category Adult Non-Fiction
ISBN-13 9780743217392
ISBN-10 074321739X
Original list price $9.99
Summaries and Reviews description: Product Description: In this work, author Nicholas Wade claims that medicine is still in the dark ages. This book explores how, with the discovery of the human genome, we will be affected by the possession of the genome knowledge, the power it has and whether we will choose to use it and if so how.

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from Simon & Schuster (August 1, 2001)
9780743216050 | details & prices | 204 pages | 6.75 × 8.50 × 0.75 in. | 0.80 lbs | List price $24.00
About: An exploration into genomics and the sequencing of the human genome details how this science will help discover the genetic causes of disease, allow for individualized diagnostics, and open the door for innovative treatments.
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Reprint edition from Simon & Schuster (September 1, 2002)
9780743223188 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $14.99
About: With the decoding of the human genome, researchers can now read the genetic program that evolution has written for the human body.
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from Simon & Schuster (March 2, 2002)
9780743217392 | details & prices | 208 pages | List price $9.99
About: In this work, author Nicholas Wade claims that medicine is still in the dark ages.

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