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To The Contrary with Bonnie Erbe Previous Broadcasts

Episode #2142H

KQED World: Sat, Dec 29, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

(original airdate: August 2010)
EXTRAORDINARY MEDICINE: a look at how DNA sequencing is helping children with rare diseases cope. < br />DECODING DNA: The second in a 3-segment program on genetic mapping and finding cures for children with rare diseases.
DIAGNOSING DISEASE: examining the barriers families face when it comes to diagnosing rare conditions.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2141H

KQED World: Sat, Dec 22, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2140H

KQED World: Sat, Dec 15, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

WORKERS' RIGHTS: After Michigan becomes the 24th right-to-work state, women represented by unions are worried about their rights.
PROTECTING AFGHAN WOMEN: The United Nations calls for more protection for women in Afghanistan, as US troops slowly draw out their support.
CHANGING CORPORATE CULTURE: Experts on women's corporate board participation say investors are the key to changing corporate culture.
Panelists: Women's Campaign Fund President Siobhan "Sam" Bennett; Conservative Commentator Tara Setmayer; Latinovations' Monica Cevallos; Independent Women's Forum Executive Director Sabrina Schaeffer.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

DNA Sequencing (Episode #2139H)

KQED World: Sat, Dec 8, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

A look at how DNA sequencing is helping children with rare diseases cope. TTC talks to Molecular and Human Genetics Professor, Dr. James Lupski Decoding DNA: The second segment focuses on genetic mapping and finding cures for children with rare diseases. TTC talks to the Director of Human Genome Project, Dr. Richard Gibbs. Diagnosing Disease: In the conclusion of our series on genetic mapping and rare pediatric diseases, we examine the barriers families face when it comes to diagnosing rare conditions. TTC sits down with a family whose twin children were diagnosed with Segawa Dystonia at a young age.

Repeat Broadcasts:

  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 1:30 PM

Episode #2138H

KQED World: Sat, Dec 1, 2012 -- 10:30 AM

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  • KQED World: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 1:30 PM
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