Genetics

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Volume ISBN Numbers 0-02-865607-5 (Volume 1) 0-02-865608-3 (Volume 2) 0-02-865609-1 (Volume 3) 0-02-865610-5 (Volume 4)

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Genetics / Richard Robinson, editor in chief. p. ; cm.

Includes bibliographical references and index. ISBN 0-02-865606-7 (set : hd.) 1. Genetics—Encyclopedias. [DNLM: 1. Genetics—Encyclopedias—English. 2. Genetic Diseases, Inborn—Encyclopedias—English. 3. Genetic Techniques—Encyclopedias—English. 4. Molecular Biology—Encyclopedias—English. QH 427 G328 2003] I. Robinson, Richard, 1956-

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