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Unnatural selection the promise and the power of human gene research by Lois Wingerson

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Published by Bantam Books in New York .
Written in English


  • Human genetics -- Social aspects,
  • Human genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects,
  • Medical genetics -- Social aspects,
  • Medical genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. [355]-[377]) and index.

StatementLois Wingerson.
LC ClassificationsQH438.7 .W56 1998
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 399 p. ;
Number of Pages399
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL367991M
ISBN 100553097091
LC Control Number98028546

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