Genetic Conditions: Cystic Fibrosis, 1st Edition

  • Petra Miller
  • Published By: Cavendish Square Publishing
  • ISBN-10: 150260941X
  • ISBN-13: 9781502609410
  • DDC: 616.3
  • Grade Level Range: 8th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2016 | Published/Released July 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2016

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Overview

Cystic Fibrosis is a fatal genetic condition that affects people physically and mentally every day. Aimed at students in Grades 8+, this title describes the disease and the genetic causes behind it, follows researchers on their path to scientific discovery, identifies people who have excelled despite the condition, and tracks the latest treatments and research aimed at helping those with the condition.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Dedication.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Introduction.
1: Complex Disease.
2: Age-Old Problem.
3: A Constant Battle.
4: Seeking Independence.
5: A Cure in Sight.
Glossary.
For More Information.
For Further Reading.
Selected Bibliography.
Index.