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Author Parthasarathy, Shobita.

Title Building genetic medicine [electronic resource] : breast cancer, technology, and the comparative politics of health care / Shobita Parthasarathy.

Imprint Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description x, 271 p. : ill.
Series Inside technology
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-262) and index.
Contents Toolkits for genetic testing -- Comparative architectures of genetic testing -- Eliminating the competition and ensuring success -- Defining a good health outcome -- Myriad, Britain, and culture clash.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject BRCA genes -- Diagnostic use -- United States.
BRCA genes -- Diagnostic use -- Great Britain.
Genetic screening -- Social aspects -- United States.
Genetic screening -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Breast -- Cancer -- Diagnosis -- Social aspects -- United States.
Breast -- Cancer -- Diagnosis -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 0262162423 (hardcover alk. paper)
9780262162425 (hardcover alk. paper)
9780262281287 (electronic bk.)

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