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A racially-targeted drug that reduces death from heart disease among African-Americans has stirred a controversy that questions the effectiveness of the drug. However, this race-based medicine has arrived in a society that has rather imprecise ideas on what race means. The larger question is, as reported in the press, does race exist? Is this drug a magic bullet with no target? One of the investigators for the drug trials and a cardiologist appear to examine this issue. Guests: Patricia Davidson and Dr. Charles Curry (2803)