Contributor biographical information for His brother's keeper : a story from the edge of medicine / Jonathan Weiner.

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Jonathan Weiner is one of the most distinguished popular-science writers in the country: his books have won the Pulitzer Prize, the National Book Critics Circle Award, and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. His writing has appeared in The New Yorker, Slate, Time, The New York Times Magazine, The Washington Post, The New Republic, Scientific American, Smithsonian, and many other newspapers and magazines, and he is a former editor at The Sciences. His books include The Beak of the Finch; Time, Love, Memory; and His Brother's Keeper. He lives in New York, where he teaches science writing at Columbia University's Graduate School of Journalism.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Heywood, Stephen, -- 1969-2006.
Heywood, Jamie.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Patients -- United States -- Biography.
Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis -- Patients -- Family relationships.
Genetic engineering.