Abe's genes go marching on

May 1991
New Scientist;5/11/81, Vol. 130 Issue 1768, p13
Reveals that geneticists received permission last week to clone genes for the remains of President Abraham Lincoln. Preservation of bone chips, blood stains and hair; Possibility that Lincoln inherited Marfan's syndrome; Characteristics of Marfan's syndrome; Possible location of a genetic marker for Marfan's syndrome; Involvement in the study by Victor McKusick of Johns Hopkins University.


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