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Genetic Evaluation of the Human Fetus in Utero: Present and Future Perspectives

  • Michael M. Kaback

Abstract

Rapid progress is being made in the science of human genetics. Methods developed primarily in microbial systems for the detailed study of genes and their actions, can now, in some instances, be extended to the study of man. These scientific accomplishments, coupled with changing social and legal attitudes, provide important and challenging new tools for the physician-geneticist.

Keywords

Sickle Cell Anemia Human Fetus Glycogen Storage Disease Genetic Evaluation Maple Syrup Urine Disease 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1974

Authors and Affiliations

  • Michael M. Kaback
    • 1
  1. 1.Division of Medical Genetics, Harbor General HospitalUCLA School of MedicineTorranceUSA

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