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First years of human chromosomes : the beginnings of human cytogenetics

Author: Peter S Harper
Publisher: Bloxham, Oxfordshire : Scion, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : CD for computer : Document   Computer File : EnglishView all editions and formats
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2006 marked the 50th anniversary of the discovery of the human chromosome number, establishing human cytogenetics as a scientific discipline and setting the basis for modern medical genetics. First  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Document
Document Type: Book, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Peter S Harper
ISBN: 9781904842248 1904842240
OCLC Number: 104799890
Description: x, 182 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 24 cm + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Contents: Beginnings: human chromosomes before 1956 --
46, not 48: the discovery of the human chromosome number, 1956 --
1959: the chromosome basis of down's syndrome --
The sex chromosomes --
The other autosomal trisomies, 1960 --
Chromosomes and leukaemia --
Technology and nomenclature: the next steps, 1960 --
Later years: the growth of human and clinical cytogenetics --
Conclusions.
Responsibility: Peter S. Harper.

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