The gene doctors
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SummaryEvery year, over a million babies are born worldwide with serious and sometimes fatal hereditary diseases. For much of history, doctors could only treat symptoms, but now an elite cadre of pioneer gene doctors are starting to target root causes. Through the personal stories of families whose lives are being transformed, this documentary takes viewers to the frontlines of a medical revolution.
Gene therapy -- Case studies.
Medical television programs.
Documentary television programs.
Nonfiction television programs.
Video recordings for the hearing impaired.
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|Other Titles|| New era of medicine
television producer, television director.
Grant, Eleanor (Filmmaker), consultant, screenwriter.
Washington, Sharon, narrator.
Tangled Bank Studios, LLC, production company.
RCSR Productions LLC, production company.
Public Broadcasting Service (U.S.), broadcaster, publisher.
PBS Distribution (Firm), film distributor.
Narrator, Sharon Washington.
Editor, Stephanie Munroe ; director of photography, Stephen McCarthy ; composers, Sheldon Mirowitz, Andreas Bjorck.
In English; with optional English subtitles for the deaf and hearing impaired (SDH).
Originally broadcast on PBS television in 2017.
DVD; NTSC; region 1; widescreen presentation; 5.1 surround.
1 videodisc (55 min.) : sound, color with black and white sequences ; 4 3/4 in.