The Gene

The Most Human Thing We Have in Common

Clip: Season 1 | 43s  | Video has closed captioning.

“This generation has the responsibility to protect and to understand and to intervene on the most human thing that we possess in common – the human genome. And it’s an awesome responsibility.” - Dr. Sid Mukherjee.

Aired: 03/04/20

Rating: NR


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Funding for KEN BURNS PRESENTS THE GENE: AN INTIMATE HISTORY has been provided by Genentech, 23andMe, Cancer Treatment Centers of America, Alfred P. Sloan Foundation, Gray Foundation, American Society of …

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