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Author McElheny, Victor K

Title Drawing the map of life : inside the Human Genome Project / Victor K. McElheny

Publ Info New York, N.Y. : Basic Books, [2010]
 RWU Main Library  QH447 .M355 2010    AVAILABLE
 Wheaton Stacks  QH447 .M355 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript xiii, 361 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Note "A Merloyd Lawrence book."
Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-337) and index
Contents Building the toolbox -- Getting started -- Scaling up -- Crisis -- Surprises -- Human variety -- The struggle for medical relevance
Note Chronicles the race to map the human genome, noting the impact of skeptics in the 1970s and 1980s, the breakthroughs of the 1990s, and the political maelstrom that ensued in the face of corporate involvement and the fight for credit
LC subject Human Genome Project -- History
Mesh Subject Human Genome Project
Human Genome Project
ISBN 9780465043330 (alk. paper)
046504333X (alk. paper)
ISBN/ISSN 40018025006