You know how it is, you meet someone for the first time and you exchange numbers. You don’t now them well enough to just put in their name in your phone because chances are you will have no clue who the person is when you next come across the name so you add a little something; a description to help you remember who the person is. 510 more words
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Speaking to a geneticist recently, I mentioned the fact that I enjoyed Siddhartha Mukherjee’s book, “The Gene: An Intimate History.” He said, “Should I read it?” To this I laughed and said no, not if he wanted to learn something new about his area of expertise, but yes, if he wanted to read a compelling documentary written with a mastered nonfiction prose style describing the scientists who worked, sometimes blindly, to define the gene and to advance the technologies needed to learn more about it, and eventually, use knowledge of the genome to advance medicine and develop useful clinical applications. 457 more words
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