The Philadelphia chromosome a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level / Jessica Wapner.
Description: 1 online resource (1 sound file (09 hr., 46 min.)) : digital.
Publisher: Minneapolis : HighBridge Company, 2013.
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- ISBN: 1622311787 (electronic audio bk.)
- ISBN: 9781622311781 (electronic audio bk.)
- Edition: Unabridged.
|Participant or Performer:||Read by Heather Henderson.|
|Summary:||Almost daily, headlines announce newly discovered links between cancers and their genetic causes. Science journalist Jessica Wapner vividly relates the backstory behind those headlines, reconstructing the crucial breakthroughs, explaining the science behind them, and giving due to the dozens of researchers, doctors, and patients whose curiosity and determination restored the promise of a future to the more than 50,000 people diagnosed each year with chronic myeloid leukemia (CML)...|
|Source of Description:||
Description based on hard copy version record.
|Subject:||Hungerford, David S -- 1938-
Cancer -- Research
Cancer -- Genetic aspects
Chronic myeloid leukemia -- Genetic aspects
Chronic myeloid leukemia -- History
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Citation: Wapner, Jessica. "The Philadelphia chromosome a mutant gene and the quest to cure cancer at the genetic level." Minneapolis : HighBridge Company, 2013.