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Published: 05 September 1996

326 Pages | black and white photographs and line drawings


ISBN: 9780195106527

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Hannah's Heirs

The Quest for the Genetic Origins of Alzheimer's Disease

Daniel A. Pollen

  • A gripping account of one of the most enduring scientific searches of the century - the quest for the Alzheimer's Disease gene
  • The rich and compelling story of one family's struggle to overcome their `personal biological holocaust'
  • A lucid account of the advances of modern molecular genetics and neurology
  • Offers a penetrating look at the ongoing conflicts involved in scientific research

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