How has discoveries in DNA effected discoveries in medicine?

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How has discoveries in DNA effected discoveries in medicine?

Post by pounce » Mon Dec 17, 2007 1:16 am

I am new here, and I am writing a paper for extra credit. I basically know how, I just cannot find any good examples or sources, and I am still a little confused on the whole DNA chapter.

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Post by mith » Mon Dec 17, 2007 6:09 am

Well the most obvious example is in the field of genetic diseases
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Post by mcar » Tue Dec 18, 2007 11:27 am

search for human perspectives accounted in the study.
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Post by MrMistery » Tue Dec 18, 2007 11:55 am

not exactly discoveries in DNA, but you might wanna look up RNA interference(Nobel prize in medicine and physiology in 2005, if i remember correctly)
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