Table of contents for When a gene makes you smell like a fish and other amazing tales about the genes in your body / Lisa Seachrist Chiu ; Illustrations by Judith A. Seachrist.

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 Acknowledgements	vi
Introduction	
1. When a Gene Makes You Smell Like a Fish
Part I: It Takes Two to Tango	
2. The First Gene	
3. Phenylketonuria and the First Genetic Test	
4. Maple Syrup Urine	
5. Tangier Island Gene	
6. The Celtic Curse	
7. Metallic Madness	
Part II: Just One Bad Apple. 
8. The Long Stretch Gene	
9. The Dracula Gene	
10. The Expandable Gene	
Part III: You Can Blame It On Mom	
11. The Gene that Launched a Revolution	
12. The Fragile X	
13. The Werewolf Gene	
14. The Cue Ball Gene	
Part IV: Leaving an Imprint
15. Whither Mom or Dad Gene	
16. The Calico Cat Gene	
17. When a Gene Won't Silence	
Part V: Just a Little Piece of the Puzzle	
18. Speaking with a "Forked Tongue"	
19. The Cheeseburger Gene	
20. The Bitter Gene or the Battle over Broccoli	
21. The Schwarzenegger Gene: From Mighty Mice to Hulking Human	
22. A Performance Gene	
23. An Aging Gene	
Part VI: In the Beginning. 
24. The Cut-and-Paste Genes	
25. Jomon Genes	
26. Survivors' Benefit	
27. The Pregnancy Genes	
28. Got Milk? Gene	
29. Innate Sensing Genes	
30. The Sidedness Genes	
Epilogue: Snippets of Information Reveal the Whole?	
Appendix: A Genetics Primer	
References	

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Human genetics -- Popular works.
Human genetics -- Anecdotes.