Catalog

Record Details

Catalog Search



The family gene : a mission to turn my deadly inheritance into a hopeful future / Joselin Linder.

Linder, Joselin, (author.).

Available copies

  • 18 of 20 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

Current holds

0 current holds with 20 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Flora-Monroe Twp PL - Flora 616.042 LIN (Text) 50825010713070 Non-Fiction Available -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 616.042 LIN (Text) 33187004187320 Nonfiction Available -
Greensburg-Decatur Co PL - Greensburg BIO LINDER (Text) 32826014065718 Adult Biography Available -
Jackson Co PL - Seymour Main Library B LINDER, JOSELIN (Text) 37500004312357 Biographies Checked out 04/26/2018
Jay Co PL - Portland 616.042 L743 (Text) 76383000449120 Adult Non-Fiction Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Hanover Branch 616.042 LIND (Text) 39391100288537 Nonfiction Available -
Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch WELLNESS DISEASE Linder (Text) 37516002025953 AdultNF Wellness Available -
Lebanon PL - Lebanon 616.042 LIN (Text) 34330513098864 Adult - Non-Fiction Available -
Mooresville PL - Mooresville 616.042 LIN (Text) 37323005348175 NONFIC Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library 616.042 LIN (Text) 78551000530736 Non-Fiction Available -
Next 10 »

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780062378897
  • ISBN: 0062378899
  • Physical Description: 261 pages : illustrations, genealogical table ; 24 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublsihers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-257).
Summary, etc.:
A riveting medical mystery about a young woman's quest to uncover the truth about her likely fatal genetic disorder that opens a window onto the exploding field of genomic medicine.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
After years of misdiagnoses, doctors discovered a deadly blockage in Linder's liver. Comparing medical charts with father, an uncle, and her great-grandmother, she discovered symptoms similar to hers before their deaths. She approached Dr. Christine Seidman, the head of a group of world-class genetic researchers at Harvard Medical School, who discovered that fourteen relatives carried something called a private mutation-- meaning that they were the first known people to experience the baffling symptoms of a brand new genetic mutation. Linder pieces together the lineage of this deadly gene to write a gripping and unforgettable exploration of family, history, and love.-- Source other than Library of Congress.
Language Note:
English.
Subject: Linder, Joselin > Health.
Linder, Joselin > Family.
Genetic disorders.
Disease susceptibility > Genetic aspects.
Genetic Diseases, Inborn.
Genre: Autobiographies.

Additional Resources