The Resource Blazing a genetic trail : families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; editor, Maya Pines, (electronic resource)

Blazing a genetic trail : families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; editor, Maya Pines, (electronic resource)

Label
Blazing a genetic trail : families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report
Title
Blazing a genetic trail
Title remainder
families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report
Statement of responsibility
from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; editor, Maya Pines
Title variation
HHMI's Blazing a Genetic Trail: Research on Mutant Genes and Hereditary Diseases
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Presents "Blazing a Genetic Trail," an electronic publication of the Howard Hughes Medical Institute (HHMI) based in Chevy Chase, Maryland. Includes articles pertaining to genetics and hereditary diseases. Contains articles about the Human Genome Project, cystic fibrosis (CF), DNA and genetic disorders, mutations, inherited diseases, the use of mice in genetic research, and other items. Offers access to introductory information on genetics and a glossary. Links to the HHMI home page
Additional physical form
Also issued in print.
Cataloging source
UMM
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
standards specifications
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Pines, Maya
  • Howard Hughes Medical Institute
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Genetics
  • Genetic disorders
  • Genetic Diseases, Inborn
  • Genetics
  • Genetics, Medical
Label
Blazing a genetic trail : families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; editor, Maya Pines, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed 11-14-00)
  • Based on book of the same name
  • HHMI's colorful Web book describes the excitement in biomedical research as scientists discover the causes of baffling diseases
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Computer file characteristics
Computer text data.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How to conquer a genetic disease
  • Of mice and men
  • by Sandra Blakeslee
  • Brief key to basic genetics
  • Glossary
  • Stalking a lethal gene
  • by Maya Pines
  • In search of large families
  • by Beverly Merz
  • Reading the human blueprint
  • by Beverly Merz
  • Why so many errors in our DNA?
  • How genetic disorders are inherited
Control code
45347869
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
Text in HTML format.
Label
Blazing a genetic trail : families and scientists join in seeking the flawed genes that cause disease : a report, from the Howard Hughes Medical Institute ; editor, Maya Pines, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
  • Title from title screen (viewed 11-14-00)
  • Based on book of the same name
  • HHMI's colorful Web book describes the excitement in biomedical research as scientists discover the causes of baffling diseases
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Computer file characteristics
Computer text data.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • How to conquer a genetic disease
  • Of mice and men
  • by Sandra Blakeslee
  • Brief key to basic genetics
  • Glossary
  • Stalking a lethal gene
  • by Maya Pines
  • In search of large families
  • by Beverly Merz
  • Reading the human blueprint
  • by Beverly Merz
  • Why so many errors in our DNA?
  • How genetic disorders are inherited
Control code
45347869
Dimensions
unknown
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Specific material designation
remote
System details
Mode of access: Internet
Type of computer file
Text in HTML format.

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