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The genetics revolution : history, fears, and future of a life-altering science

Author: Rose M Morgan
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2006.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Covers the controversial topics of the genetics revolution. This book examines the scientific, social, and political impacts of the genetics on everyday life, and looks at medical procedures such as  Read more...

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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rose M Morgan
ISBN: 0313336725 9780313336720
OCLC Number: 60856105
Description: ix, 219 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: Recombining DNA molecules --
Splicing life: technological revolution or Pandora's box? --
The book of life: the Human Genome Project --
Laboratory babies: new biology, old morality --
The Warnock report --
The Human Genome Diversity Project --
The HGDP debate --
Stem-cell research --
A major decision --
Reproductive cloning --
Cloning a human.
Responsibility: Rose M. Morgan.
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"Over the past 35 years, the field of genetics has been inundated with new discoveries, capturing worldwide attention. In The Genetics Revolution, Morgan addresses the intriguing research on Read more...

 
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