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Sulston, John

Overview
Works: 59 works in 112 publications in 6 languages and 2,552 library holdings
Genres: Popular works  History  Periodicals  Interviews  Documentary films 
Roles: Author, Author of introduction, Interviewee
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Most widely held works by John Sulston
The common thread : a story of science, politics, ethics, and the human genome by John Sulston( )

29 editions published between 2002 and 2010 in English and held by 2,100 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"John Sulston was director of the Sanger Centre in Cambridge from 1993 to 2000. There he led the British arm of the international team selected to map the entire human DNA sequence, a feat that was pulled off in record time by an extraordinary collaboration of scientists. The ultimate success of the project, after innumerable setbacks and challenges from outside competitors, can be attributed in large part to John Sulston's own determination, passion and scientific excellence." "In this personal account he takes us behind the scenes of one of the largest international scientific operations ever undertaken. He reveals the politics, controversy, ethics, personalities, setbacks and accomplishments that shaped the seven years of research. He is frank about the competition with Craig Venter and Celera Genomics, which threatened to undermine the international community's attempts to make the sequence freely available to everyone. He shares with us his excitement as the project unfolded. And as a pragmatist he reveals his hopes and concerns about how the information unlocked by the Human Genome Project will affect people's lives in the future."--Jacket
Global health and international community : ethical, political and regulatory challenges by Swati Gola( )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 135 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Global health arguably represents the most pressing issues facing humanity. Trends in international migration and transnational commerce render state boundaries increasingly porous. Human activity in one part of the world can lead to health impacts elsewhere. Animals, viruses and bacteria as well as pandemics and environmental disasters do not recognize or respect political borders. It is now widely accepted that a global perspective on the understanding of threats to health and how to respond to them is required, but there are many practical problems in establishing such an approach. This boo
The common thread : science, politics, ethics and the human genome by John Sulston( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DNA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1990, a massive enterprise was launched to map the individual genes in the human genome. Known as the Human Genome Project, it soon turned into a race and a feud. This program tracks the progress of the endeavor, detailing the scientific innovations that led to its completion, as well as its political and economic impact. Among those who discuss the project are initial rivals Francis Collins and J. Craig Venter; Dr. John Sulston; Sir Alex Jeffreys, the discoverer of DNA fingerprinting; Nobel Laureates Fred Sanger and Jim Watson; and former President Bill Clinton
Sheng ming de xian suo by John Sulston( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 39 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Zuo zhe wei ying guo ke xue jia, yin fa xian kong zhi qi guan shou yu yu xi bao si wang ji zhi de zhu yao ji yin, yu bu rui na he huo wei zi gong tong rong huo 2002 nian nuo bei er sheng li yi xue jiang . ta men de mu biao ji jian dan you hong wei:gu li quan shi jie yi xue ji sheng wu xue de yan jiu ren yuan jin xing shi wu qian li de quan qiu xing he zuo, zhen dui zi gu yi lai zhe mo ren lei de yi xie ji bing, xun qiu zhi yu zhi dao . ben shu zuo zhe dai ling wo men zou ru hou tai, shen ru bao dao " ren lei ji yin zu ji hua " zhe duan zheng yi duo duan qie yin ren ru sheng de gu shi
DNA( Visual )

3 editions published between 2004 and 2008 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Third in a five-part series. In 1990, a massive enterprise was launched to map the individual genes in the human genome. Known as the Human Genome Project, it soon turned into a race and a feud. This program tracks the progress of the endeavor, detailing the scientific innovations that led to its completion, as well as its political and economic impact. Among those who discuss the project are initial rivals Francis Collins and J. Craig Venter; Dr. John Sulston; Sir Alex Jeffreys, the discoverer of DNA fingerprinting; Nobel Laureates Fred Sanger and Jim Watson; and former President Bill Clinton
ha-Ḥuṭ ha-meshutaf : genom ha-adam : sipur ʻal madaʻ, poliṭiḳah u-musar by John Sulston( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in Hebrew and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El hilo común de la humanidad : una historia sobre la ciencia, la política, la ética y el genoma humano by John Sulston( Book )

5 editions published in 2003 in Spanish and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El genoma y la división de clases : conversaciones con Jorge Halperín by John Sulston( Book )

9 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in Spanish and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Science, equity and global public health by John Sulston( Book )

1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Conversations with Rowan Williams, Archbishop of Canterbury : playing God( Visual )

1 edition published in 2004 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

" ... Dr. Rowan Williams asserts the need for religious belief in the modern world to Sir John Sulston, Nobel Prize winner and the guiding spirit behind the Human Genome Project, and to Ashhana Hashmi, who recently won a legal battle to create a genetically enhanced child."--Container
Frontiers 01 : science and technology, 2001-02( Book )

1 edition published in 2002 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Accessible and authoritative, the Guardian Science and Technology Yearbook contains contributions from leading scientists working in fields as diverse as artificial intelligence, geology and ethics
Hito genomu no yukue( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Japanese and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

DNA( Visual )

1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In 1990, a massive enterprise was launched to map the individual genes in the human genome. Known as the Human Genome Project, it soon turned into a race and a feud. This program tracks the progress of the endeavor, detailing the scientific innovations that led to its completion, as well as its political and economic impact. Among those who discuss the project are initial rivals Francis Collins and J. Craig Venter; Dr. John Sulston; Sir Alex Jeffreys, the discoverer of DNA fingerprinting; Nobel Laureates Fred Sanger and Jim Watson; and former President Bill Clinton
The human genome : the book of essential knowledge by John Quackenbush( Book )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Representing a crucial scientific advance for humankind, the study of the human genome is of incalculable importance and something we should all understand. With this one book you will gain the insight necessary to recognize and appreciate the dramatic impact that genomic science is making, and will make, on the way we live
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2 editions published in 2004 in Korean and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Newday : human genome( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

2 brief news reports about the Sanger Centre, Hinxton, Cambridgeshire
Sheng ming de xian suo : nuo bei er yi xue jiang de zhu tan suo xi bao diao wang zhi mi by Sa er si dun( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Chinese and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Ti yao :zuo zhe wei ying guo ke xue jia sa er si dun, yin fa xian kong zhi qi guan shou yu yu xi bao si wang ji zhi de zhu yao ji yin, yu bu rui na he huo wei zi gong tong rong huo 2002 nian nuo bei er sheng li yi xue jiang . ta men de mu biao ji jian dan you hong wei:gu li quan shi jie yi xue ji sheng wu xue de yan jiu ren yuan jin xing shi wu qian li de quan qiu xing he zuo, zhen dui zi gu yi lai zhe mo ren lei de yi xie ji bing, xun qiu zhi yu zhi dao . ben shu zuo zhe dai ling wo men zou ru hou tai, shen ru bao dao " ren lei ji yin zu ji hua " zhe duan zheng yi duo duan qie yin ren ru sheng de gu shi
Newday : human genome mapping( Recording )

1 edition published in 1999 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

John Sulston speaks about the research into the human genome project taking place at Hinxton, Cambridgeshire
Un patrimonio común de la humanidad : el genoma humano, dominio público por excelencia by John Sulston( )

1 edition published in 2002 in Spanish and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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The common thread : a story of science, politics, ethics, and the human genome
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El hilo común de la humanidad : una historia sobre la ciencia, la política, la ética y el genoma humanoThe human genome : the book of essential knowledge
Alternative Names
Ioannes Eduardus Sulston

John E. Sulston

John E. Sulston angol biológus

John E. Sulston britischer Wissenschaftler und Medizinnobelpreisträger 2002

John E. Sulston brittisk biolog och nobelpristagare i fysiologi eller medicin

John Edward Sulston

John Edward Sulston Brits bioloog

John Sulston ahli biologi asal Britania Raya

John Sulston biolog brytyjski, noblista z medycyny

John Sulston British biologist and Nobel laureate

John Sulston chimico britannico

Sulston, John E. 1942-

Sulston, John E. 1942-2018

Sulston, John Edward.

Sulston, John Edward 1942- Sir

Sulston, John Edward, Sir, 1942-2018

Джон Салстан

Джон Салстон

Салстон, Джон

ג'ון סלסטון

جان ای سلسٹن

جان سالستن

جان سلستن

جون سالستون

جون سالستون أحيائي وعالم وراثة بريطاني

जॉन सल्सटन

জন সুলস্টন

존 설스턴

サルストン, ジョン

ジョン・サルストン

蘇爾斯頓

约翰·E·苏尔斯顿

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