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Author Smith, Robin L., 1964- author.

Title Cells are the new cure : the cutting-edge medical breakthroughs that are transforming our health / Robin L. Smith + Max Gomez.

Publication Info. Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2017]


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Grandview Library Non-Fiction    615.37 SMI    Available
1 copy being processed for GDL Central Library Non-Fiction.
Description xvi, 303 pages : color illustrations ; 24 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Repairing injured and aging tissue -- Growing body parts in the lab -- Repairing the brain -- Stem cells and cancer -- Teaching the body to fight cancer -- Stopping autoimmune disorders -- Allergies and food sensitivities -- peanuts, celiac and beyond -- The future of immunotherapy -- The gene repair tool kit -- Repairing damaged DNA in rare diseases -- Putting a bulls-eye on sick cells -- Should we alter DNA? -- Can we prevent illness and aging? -- Is aging reversible? -- The road to 100-plus -- Big data leads to better medicine? -- Philanthropy drives innovation -- Clinical trials in the era of cellular medicines -- Cells will be the drugs of the future.
Subject Cellular therapy.
DNA repair.
Added Author Gomez, Max, author.
Other Form: Online version: Smith, Robin L., 1964- Cells are the new cure. Dallas, TX : BenBella Books, Inc., [2017] 9781944648848 (DLC) 2017014644
ISBN 9781944648800 (cloth ; alk. paper)
1944648801 (cloth ; alk. paper)

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