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Altered Fates: The Genetic Re-engineering of Human Life

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In the pages of this rich and detailed narrative, whose characters include the field's leading scientists as well as key patients and their families, the Pulitzer Prize-winning authors tell the story of the race to be the first to do gene therapy (a feat almost certain to garner a Nobel Prize and a place in medical history), uncovering the behind-the-scenes machinations an ...more
Paperback, 592 pages
Published October 17th 1996 by W. W. Norton & Company (first published 1995)
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