Applications and Implications of Genome Related Biotechnology

  • Theodore Friedmann
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series (BLSC, volume 46)


I would like to review for you the potential medical implications of the human genome initiative. What is the likelihood that the information that will come from the sequencing and mapping effort will have a significant impact on the everyday practice of medicine and the development of new diagnostic and therapeutic approaches?


Cystic Fibrosis Restriction Fragment Length Polymorphism Sickle Cell Anemia Globin Gene Sickle Cell Anemia Patient 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Theodore Friedmann
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  1. 1.Dept. of Pediatrics, M-009H, School of MedicineUniversity of California, San DiegoLa JollaUSA

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