The Pulse[03/03/94] (1994)

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  • Featuring

    Shahnaz Pakravan

  • Country

    United Kingdom

  • Year


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  • Category

    Non Fiction


The last of the series explores the important role played by genetic medicine in the treatment and identification of diseases. Reports include the work on gene therapy being done at London's Royal Brompton Hospital; and in Birmingham a young man with the severe genetic condition thalassaemia explains how medical staff failed to tell him of the hereditary implications of his illness.

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