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NNLM Offers Classes on Genetics Information for Consumers

Posted Feb 22, 2019 by Franda Liu
Category: National


Genetics is increasingly becoming a factor in diagnosis, treatment, and prevention of diseases as well as frequently seen in headline news. Consumers need access to resources about genetic information in an understandable manner. Librarians working with the public need to be aware of the issues surrounding genetics to assist patrons in locating and evaluating this complex information.

For more information of this Mar 1, 2019 to Mar 31, 2019 class, visit ABCs of DNA: Unraveling the Mystery of Genetics Information for Consumers.


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