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Title Cracking the code of life [videorecording] / written and produced by Elizabeth Arledge and Julia Cort ; directed by Elizabeth Arledge ; a production of Nova/Clear Blue Sky Productions ; WGBH Educational Foundation.

Publication Info. [Boston] : WGBH Boston Video, [2004]


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Description 1 videodisc (116 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in.
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System Details DVD, letterboxed; pdf files and video files require appropriate software.
Performer Correspondent, Robert Krulwich.
Note Publication date from container.
Originally produced as an episode of the PBS television program Nova in 2001.
Special DVD-ROM features: teaching materials in pdf format, link to Nova website.
Summary This documentary examines the complex race to decode the human genome. Examines the work of, and contains interviews with: Francis Collins, director of the National Center for Human Genome Research; J. Craig Venter, head of its rival, the private Celera Genomics; and the Whitehead Institute's Eric Lander, one of the leaders of the Human Genome Project.
Language Closed-captioned.
Subject Collins, Francis S.
Venter, J. Craig.
Lander, Eric S.
Human Genome Project.
National Center for Human Genome Research (U.S.)
Celera Genomics.
Human gene mapping.
Human genome -- Research.
DNA -- Research.
Genre/Form Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
Documentary television programs.
Science television programs.
Added Author Krulwich, Robert, correspondent.
Arledge, Elizabeth, author of screenplay, producer, director.
Cort, Julia, author of screenplay, producer.
Collins, Francis S.
Venter, J. Craig.
Lander, Eric S.
Clear Blue Sky Productions.
WGBH Video (Firm)
WGBH Educational Foundation.
Added Title Nova (Television program)
ISBN 1593751699
Standard No. 783421333291
Music No. WG33329 WGBH Boston Video

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