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The Resource One in a billion : the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine, Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher

One in a billion : the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine, Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher

Label
One in a billion : the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine
Title
One in a billion
Title remainder
the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine
Statement of responsibility
Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A full-length medical narrative by two Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists traces the scientific breakthroughs surrounding a Wisconsin youth whose mysterious illness was cured through unprecedented gene sequencing, "--NoveList
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
YDXCP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Johnson, Mark
Dewey number
616/.042
Index
index present
LC call number
RB155
LC item number
.J63 2016
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Gallagher, Kathleen
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Medical genetics
  • Genomics
  • Personalized medicine
  • Volker, Nic
  • MEDICAL / General
Label
One in a billion : the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine, Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the Threshold -- Beyond the Four Letters -- Try Me -- The Pied Piper -- An Extraordinary Patient -- Diagnostic Odyssey -- Spiders on the Ceiling -- Big Steps and Fast -- Patient X -- No More Secrets -- Survivors -- The Dragon -- The Genome Joke -- Why Are We Here? -- Unknown Territory -- I'm Going to Tell You a Story -- Fine White Threads -- Thousands of Suspects -- The Culprit -- Faith and Doubt -- The Smell of Creamed Corn -- Inheritance -- Come Along and Follow Me
Control code
ocn913303410
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 246 pages
Isbn
9781451661323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1208490
  • (Sirsi) o913303410
  • (OCoLC)913303410
Label
One in a billion : the story of Nic Volker and the dawn of genomic medicine, Mark Johnson and Kathleen Gallagher
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 207-238) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
At the Threshold -- Beyond the Four Letters -- Try Me -- The Pied Piper -- An Extraordinary Patient -- Diagnostic Odyssey -- Spiders on the Ceiling -- Big Steps and Fast -- Patient X -- No More Secrets -- Survivors -- The Dragon -- The Genome Joke -- Why Are We Here? -- Unknown Territory -- I'm Going to Tell You a Story -- Fine White Threads -- Thousands of Suspects -- The Culprit -- Faith and Doubt -- The Smell of Creamed Corn -- Inheritance -- Come Along and Follow Me
Control code
ocn913303410
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Simon & Schuster hardcover edition.
Extent
vi, 246 pages
Isbn
9781451661323
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • 1208490
  • (Sirsi) o913303410
  • (OCoLC)913303410

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