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DNA: The Secret of Life

By: James D Watson

487 pages, Col and b/w illus

Arrow Books

Paperback | Apr 2004 | #144092 | ISBN: 0099451840
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Hardback | Dec 2003 | #135886 | ISBN: 0434011169
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Professor James Watson, co-discoverer of the structure of DNA and author of The Double Helix tells the story of the DNA molecule since its discovery 50 years ago, following the subject from his own Nobel prize-winning work in the 1950's to today's modern genetics, cloning and GM food.

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Born in the US, James Watson won the Nobel Prize for Physiology/ Medicine in 1962. He is the author of a number of books, including the international bestseller The Double Helix.

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