ERIC Number: ED425562
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1996
Genetic Issues in Mental Retardation, 1996-1997.
Genetic Issues in Mental Retardation, v1-2 1996-1997
This document consists of the first six issues of a newsletter, which discusses current knowledge about and concerns related to genetics and mental retardation. The second issue addresses the problem of genetic discrimination. The third issue considers genetic testing, screening, and counseling. The fourth issue addresses genetic privacy issues. The fifth issue discusses Fragile X syndrome. The sixth issue discusses genetherapy and mental retardation. (DB)
Descriptors: Civil Rights Legislation, Counseling, Disability Discrimination, Etiology, Genetics, Legal Problems, Mental Retardation, Public Policy, Screening Tests, State Legislation
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Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: Department of Energy, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: N/A
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