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A New Genetic Map That Could Make Your Skin Crawl [electronic resource]

MacNeil/Lehrer Productions
Format
Video; Computer Resource; Online Video; Online
Summary
Very little has been known about the trillions of bacteria and other microorganisms present in our bodies. But now, scientists with the Human Microbiome Project have completed the first microbial map of healthy humans. NewsHour correspondent Jeffrey Brown speaks with Dr. Eric Green, director of the National Human Genome Research Institute. Origina?
Release Date
2012
Run Time
8 min.
Language
English
Rating
9 & up
Notes
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on September 15, 2013.
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware.
Contents
  • Human Microbiome Project (1:43)
  • Diversity of Microorganisms In and On Us (2:13)
  • Microbiome Changes With Disease (1:09)
  • Factors Affecting the Microbiome (1:11)
  • Specific Applications of the Project (1:08)
Published
New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c2012.
Recording Info
Broadcast date: June 14, 2012.
Publisher no.
53424 Films Media Group
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Access requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Description
1 streaming video file (8 min.) : sd., col.
Mode of access: Internet.
System requirements: FOD playback platform.
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