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The New Genetics.

The New Genetics. This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract All who are interested in the remarkable science of genetics which has gone ahead at a tremendous rate in the past ten years should read this book. It is fascinating and wonderfully well written. Leonard Engel, now unfortunately deceased, was probably the ablest science writer of his time. Now that so many diseases are being identified as hereditary in origin, it becomes essential that every physician know something more about genetics. It is sad that so many physicians seem to be willfully ignoring the wonderful discoveries that are teaching us so much, especially about mentally defective and sexually deviated persons. Any number of physicians who have written about the causes of schizophrenia have said either that the cause is unknown or that it is all due to environment and conflict with "difficult" relatives. The work of Franz Kallmann who spent his life studying the heredity of schizophrenia is seldom mentioned http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Internal Medicine American Medical Association

The New Genetics.

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract All who are interested in the remarkable science of genetics which has gone ahead at a tremendous rate in the past ten years should read this book. It is fascinating and wonderfully well written. Leonard Engel, now unfortunately deceased, was probably the ablest science writer of his time. Now that so many diseases are being identified as hereditary in...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1967 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-9926
eISSN
1538-3679
DOI
10.1001/archinte.1967.00300050112030
Publisher site
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract All who are interested in the remarkable science of genetics which has gone ahead at a tremendous rate in the past ten years should read this book. It is fascinating and wonderfully well written. Leonard Engel, now unfortunately deceased, was probably the ablest science writer of his time. Now that so many diseases are being identified as hereditary in origin, it becomes essential that every physician know something more about genetics. It is sad that so many physicians seem to be willfully ignoring the wonderful discoveries that are teaching us so much, especially about mentally defective and sexually deviated persons. Any number of physicians who have written about the causes of schizophrenia have said either that the cause is unknown or that it is all due to environment and conflict with "difficult" relatives. The work of Franz Kallmann who spent his life studying the heredity of schizophrenia is seldom mentioned

Journal

Archives of Internal MedicineAmerican Medical Association

Published: Dec 1, 1967

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