TITLE

Animal Nut

AUTHOR(S)
Whelan, David
PUB. DATE
October 2008
SOURCE
Forbes Asia;10/13/2008, Vol. 4 Issue 17, p68
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the effort of medical inventor and philanthropist Gary Michelson in supporting unwanted cats and dogs. It tells that Michelson, a spine surgeon by training who became wealthy by licensing devices and instruments that aided in complicated back surgery, is involved in a scientific research on the problem of unwanted pets. Michelson is also funding a genetic research along with the Hereditary Disease Foundation in isolating genes for Huntington's disease and RNA interference.
ACCESSION #
35023436

 

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