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The genome war : how Craig Venter tried to capture the code of life and save the world

Author: James Shreeve
Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf, ©2004.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An account of the race to solve the world's greatest scientific challenge--the sequencing of the human genome--describes the competition between rival researchers Craig Venter and Francis Collins.
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Genre/Form: Popular Works
Named Person: J Craig Venter; J Craig Venter; J Craig Venter
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James Shreeve
ISBN: 0375406298 9780375406294
OCLC Number: 52251457
Description: x, 403 p. ; 25 cm.
Contents: May 1998: "You can do mouse" --
The secret of life --
Down Bungtown Road --
Genesis --
The code breaker --
This guy can get sequencers to work --
The quieter world --
H flu --
A hundred million customers --
The gene hunter --
All hands --
Dead on arrival --
Venter units --
War --
The ideas of March --
He doesn't get it --
The hand of man --
Evil boy --
Chess games --
How to assemble a fly --
Line --
Dancing in Miami --
Getting to no --
Things being what they are --
A garden party --
End game.
Responsibility: James Shreeve.
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An account of the race to solve the world's greatest scientific challenge--the sequencing of the human genome--describes the competition between rival researchers Craig Venter and Francis Collins.

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