skip to content
The genomics age : how DNA technology is transforming the way we live and who we are Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The genomics age : how DNA technology is transforming the way we live and who we are

Author: Gina Smith
Publisher: New York, NY : AMACOM--American Management Association, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Database:WorldCat
Summary:
Science is on the verge of unlocking the mysteries of life. Will the knowledge mean the beginning of a new era, or the end of life as we know it?
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

 

Find a copy online

Links to this item

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: Electronic books
Popular works
Popular Works
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Smith, Gina.
Genomics age.
New York, NY : AMACOM--American Management Association, ©2005
(DLC) 2004012595
(OCoLC)55600540
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gina Smith
ISBN: 081442838X 9780814428382 0814408435 9780814408438
OCLC Number: 57032498
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 262 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Before We Begin; 1 It's Who You Are; 2 How We Got Here; 3 Your Genome An Owner's Manual; 4 The DNA Files; 5 Facing Destiny; 6 The Fountain of Aging Well; 7 Closing in on Cancer; 8 Cloning and Stem Cells; 9 Gene Therapy; 10 DNA and Society; Glossary.
Responsibility: Gina Smith.

Abstract:

Explores how leaps in the understanding of DNA offer scientific promises, and pose complex ethical issues. This work covers areas of lives that change, and subjects that are frequently in news, such  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"The Genomics Age by Gina Smith (ISBN 0-8144-0843-5) was included in Barron's list of the 20 Best Books of 2005. ""Few subjects divide Americans more than genetic manipulation -- from cloning and Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


<http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/57032498>
library:oclcnum"57032498"
library:placeOfPublication
library:placeOfPublication
rdf:typeschema:MediaObject
rdf:typeschema:Book
rdf:valueUnknown value: dct
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:about
schema:bookFormatschema:EBook
schema:copyrightYear"2005"
schema:creator
schema:datePublished"2005"
schema:description"Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Before We Begin; 1 It's Who You Are; 2 How We Got Here; 3 Your Genome An Owner's Manual; 4 The DNA Files; 5 Facing Destiny; 6 The Fountain of Aging Well; 7 Closing in on Cancer; 8 Cloning and Stem Cells; 9 Gene Therapy; 10 DNA and Society; Glossary."@en
schema:description"Science is on the verge of unlocking the mysteries of life. Will the knowledge mean the beginning of a new era, or the end of life as we know it?"@en
schema:exampleOfWork<http://worldcat.org/entity/work/id/47393555>
schema:genre"Electronic books"@en
schema:genre"Popular works"@en
schema:inLanguage"en"
schema:name"The genomics age how DNA technology is transforming the way we live and who we are"@en
schema:publication
schema:publisher
schema:url<http://public.eblib.com/choice/publicfullrecord.aspx?p=243031>
schema:url<http://site.ebrary.com/id/10075604>
schema:url<http://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?direct=true&scope=site&db=nlebk&db=nlabk&AN=117782>
schema:workExample
schema:workExample
wdrs:describedby

Content-negotiable representations

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.