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Human genetics : readings on the implications of genetic engineering

Author: Thomas Robert Mertens
Publisher: New York : Wiley, [1975]
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Mertens, Thomas Robert, 1930-
Human genetics.
New York : Wiley, [1975]
(OCoLC)904079962
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thomas Robert Mertens
ISBN: 0471596280 9780471596288
OCLC Number: 1130045
Description: viii, 310 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Genetic engineering portends a grave new world / Caryl Rivers --
Human genetics / Kurt Hirschhorn --
Human chromosome abnormalities as related to physical and mental dysfunction / John H. Heller --
Getting down to business in genetics : research, diagnosis, treatment / Paul T. Libassi --
Prospects for genetic intervention in man / Bernard D. Davis --
Genetic engineering and the amelioration of genetic defect / Joshua Lederberg --
Genetic manipulation and man / Darrell S. English --
Biochemical and chromosomal defects yield to prenatal diagnosis / Paul T. Libassi --
Role of amniocentesis in the intrauterine detection of genetic disorders / H.L. Nader and A.B. Gerbie --
Human evolution by voluntary choice of germ plasm / H.J. Muller --
Induction of an enzyme in genetically deficient rats after grafting of normal liver / A.B. Mukherjee and Joseph Krasner --
Correction of a genetic defect in a mammalian cell / A.G. Schwartz, P.R. Cook, and Henry Harris --
Molecular biology : gene insertion into mammalian cells / Daniel Rabovsky --
Gene therapy for human genetic disease? / Theodore Friedmann and Richard Roblin --
Embryology : out of the womb--into the test tube / Jean L. Marx --
Science and ethics / Richard C. Lewontin --
Anxiety about genetic engineering / Philip H. Abelson --
Reservations concerning gene therapy / M.S. Fox and J.W. Littlefield --
Who will be the decision-makers? / Eugene Rabinowitch --
Genetic counseling / Margery W. Shaw --
Ethical perspectives in the use of genetic knowledge / W.G. Peter, III --
Ethical and social issues in screening for genetic disease / Marc Lappe et al --
Social aspects of applied human genetics / James R. Sorenson --
Genetic engineering / J.V. Tunney and M.E. Levine --
Moral and legal decisions in reproductive and genetic engineering / Werner G. Heim --
Genetic manipulation : temporary embargo proposed on research / Nicholas Wade --
Brave new world? / Arno G. Motulsky.
Responsibility: [compiled by] Thomas R. Mertens.

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