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Published: 10 February 2011

256 Pages | 72 black and white halftones and 1 black and white line drawing


ISBN: 9780199591473

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The History of a Genetic Disease

Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy or Meryon's Disease

Second Edition

Alan E. H. Emery and Marcia L. H. Emery

Oxford Medical Histories

  • A historical account of the study of muscular dystrophy
  • Covers the life and work in detail of one of the very first medical geneticists
  • Comprehensively illustrated and referenced throughout
  • Accessible to general readers as well as medics

New to this Edition:

  • Updated with recent research and new treatments that have developed since the first edition was published

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