"His groundbreaking work has changed the very ways we consider our health and examine disease.â€ â€”Barack Obama From Dr. Francis Collins, director of the National Institute of Health, 2007 recipient of the Presidential Medal of Freedom, and 15-year head of the Human Genome Project, comes one of the most important medical books of the year: The Language of Life. With accessible, insightful prose, Dr. Collins describes the medical, scientific, and genetic revolution that is currently unlocking the secrets of â€œpersonalized medicine,â€ and offers practical advice on how to utilize these discoveries for you and your familyâ€™s current and future health and well-being. In the words of Dr. Jerome Groopman (How Doctors Think), The Language of Life â€œsets out hope without hype, and will enrich the mind and uplift the heart.â€
The Language of Life
AuthorCollins, Francis S.
Publication Date2011-01-18 00:00:00