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Part 2: Revolution in the Treatment of Disease

Part Two begins with the signature scientific achievement of our time.

Part 1: Dawn of the Modern Age of Genetics

Part One interweaves present-day stories with the discoveries of pioneers in genetics.

About The Gene

“The Gene: An Intimate History” brings vividly to life the story of today’s revolution in medical science through present-day tales of patients and doctors at the forefront of the search for genetic treatments, interwoven with a compelling history of the discoveries that made this possible and the ethical challenges raised by the ability to edit DNA with precision.

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