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    • Genes, Chromosomes, and Disease

    • From Simple Traits to Complex Traits to Personalized Medicine
    • By: Nicholas Wright Gillham
    • Narrated by: Joe Barrett
    • Length: 10 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 57
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 44
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      4 out of 5 stars 44

    This listenable overview covers the rise of medical genetics through the past century, and the eugenic impulses it has inspired. Nicholas Gillham reviews the linkages between genes and disease, ethnic groups' differential susceptibility to genetic traits and disorders, personalized medicine, and crucial social and ethical issues arising from the field's progress.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Pretty good if you REALLY like the subject matter

    • By Suma on 07-13-12

    Regular price: $24.05