The Troubled Dream of Genetic Medicine: Ethnicity and Innovation in Tay-Sachs, Cystic Fibrosis, and Sickle Cell Disease [1ed.]0801883261, 9780801883262, 0801883253, 9780801883255, 9780801889363

Author : Keith Wailoo, Stephen Pemberton
"""Description:Why do racial and ethnic controversies become attached, as they often do, to discussions of modern genetics? How do theories about genetic difference become entangled with political debates about cultural and group differences in America? Such issues are a conspicuous part of the histories of three hereditary diseases: Tay-Sachs, commonly identified with Jewish Americans
Categories: Biology Microbiology
Year :2006
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Language : English
N° Of Pages : 264[260]
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