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|Additional Physical Format:||Originally produced:
Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), 2009
|Material Type:||Clipart/images/graphics, Internet resource, Videorecording|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File, Visual material|
|All Authors / Contributors:||Films on Demand.; Films Media Group.|
|Notes:||Title from resource description page (viewed Dec. 09, 2010).
"If the 20th century was the era of physics and nuclear fission, the 21st belongs to the life sciences. Moving from gene, to genome, to genetically based diseases, this program provides an overview of the interrelated fields of genomics, proteomics, and bioinformatics, with an emphasis on practical applications of biotechnology to the field of medicine. Are genetically personalized drugs around the next corner? Commentary is provided by Bob Forgey, of ProNAi Therapeutics; Bill Worzel and Jeanne Orhnberger, of Genetics Squared; and Drs. Brian Athey and Elliott Hill, of the University of Michigan. A Films for the Humanities & Sciences Production. (25 minutes)."
|Description:||1 streaming video (25 min.).|
|Details:||Mode of access: Internet.; System requirements: FOD playback platform.|
|Contents:||Inside a Human Cell (3:24) --
Genomics and Human Genome Project (4:49) --
Genomes and Treatment of Disease (3:30) --
Protein Measurements (3:42) --
Data Analysis and Bioinformatics (5:10) --
Future of Human Genome Studies (1:49).
|Series Title:||Biotechnology in the 21st century (New York, N.Y.)|