Archive: Solving the Genetic Puzzle 2

The Science Café

Researchers at the Hospital for Sick Children working with University of Michigan discovered the gene and the mutation responsible for Cystic Fibrosis in 70% of those who have it. This program explains the science behind the search and the cause of the disease. Participants include Cathleen Morrison, Canadian Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Dr. Lap-Chee Tsui, Director of the Gene Search, Bat-Sheva Kerem and Johanna Rommens, Post-Doctorate Fellows on the project. Part 2 of 3.
Dec 02, 1992
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The latest coronavirus updates from across the province.