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Published: March 2006
For Ages: Upper Primary, Lower Secondary
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Author: Anne Rooney
Published By: Heinemann Library
 
Published: 08-Mar-2006
Format: Hardback, 56 pages, 168x242mm
ISBN: 9780431132617
Stock Code: 1132617
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Find out:
* If stem cells could help cure many different diseases
* If microscopic robots will one day carry out surgery inside blood vessels
* If crocodile blood and fish slime could produce important new drugs
Medicine has been practised for thousands of years, from the use of plants as medicine, to simple procedures such as splinting broken bones. But over the last 200 years we have made huge progress. We use tools and techniques our ancestors could never have imagined.
 
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