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Secret of Life, The; Cell Wars


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Series
Secret of Life, The
Program
Cell Wars
Program Number

106

Series Description

This eight-part series reveals how scientists' ability to decipher and manipulate our genes will transform medicine -- and perhaps the human race. Hosted by David Suzuki, a Canadian geneticist and TV personality.

Series release date: 9/1993

Program Description

This program looks at the body's powerful defense in the face of invaders: the immune system. AIDS, multiple sclerosis and the flu are just some of the diseases that can defeat the immune system with ease. Scientists are looking for ways to come to the aid of our increasingly beleaguered bodies.

Duration

00:52:39

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Science
Medicine
Creators
Costa, Barbara (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Secret of Life, The; Cell Wars,” WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_455C1DD1FE0D41B4BF98B121A976C4DD.
MLA: “Secret of Life, The; Cell Wars.” WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_455C1DD1FE0D41B4BF98B121A976C4DD>.
APA: Secret of Life, The; Cell Wars. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_455C1DD1FE0D41B4BF98B121A976C4DD
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