Ken Burns Presents The Gene An Intimate History

The Gene: An Intimate History” brings vividly to life the story of today’s revolution in medical science through present-day tales of patients and doctors at the forefront of the search for genetic treatments, interwoven with a compelling history of the discoveries that made this possible and the ethical challenges raised by the ability to edit DNA with precision.

Premieres Tuesdays, April 7 & 14, 2020 7 p.m.

The Gene: The KC Connection

In conjunction with the national broadcast, Kansas City PBS will explore local connections to genetic science and community questions about the exploration of the human genome.

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Gene Therapy | The KC Connection

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