The Woman Who Walked Into the Sea : Huntington's and the Making of a Genetic Disease, Paperback / softback Book

The Woman Who Walked Into the Sea : Huntington's and the Making of a Genetic Disease Paperback / softback

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"Detailed and evocative. . . . Wexler re-creates a picture of a long-ago place where doctors lived next-door to their patients and where generation after generation of a community's most prominent members struggled with a crippling disease."-Amy Dockser Marcus, Wall Street Journal Alice Wexler is a research scholar at the UCLA Center for the Study of Women and the author of Mapping Fate: A Memoir of Family, Risk, and Genetic Research.

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  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 278 pages
  • Publisher: Yale University Press
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: History of medicine
  • ISBN: 9780300158618

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