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Secret of Life, The; Immortal Thread, The

08/16/1993


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Series
Secret of Life, The
Program
Immortal Thread, The
Program Number

101O

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 introduces the extraordinary chemistry of the DNA molecule -- all living things share DNA, and we can understand more about ourselves by looking at creatures as apparently unlike as yeast and worms.

Duration

00:55:37

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
Documentary
Topics
Medicine
Science
Creators
Costa, Barbara (Series Producer)
Citation
Chicago: “Secret of Life, The; Immortal Thread, The,” 08/16/1993, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 4, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDE076555F6A4241BA1114A695765FAA.
MLA: “Secret of Life, The; Immortal Thread, The.” 08/16/1993. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 4, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDE076555F6A4241BA1114A695765FAA>.
APA: Secret of Life, The; Immortal Thread, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_FDE076555F6A4241BA1114A695765FAA
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