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The secret of life : genetic engineering

Author: David T SuzukiPaul GaserCynthia PageTim HainesAndrew LiebmanAll authors
Publisher: [London] : Chedd-Angiers Productions for BBC-TV and WGBH Boston, 1993.
Edition/Format:   VHS video : VHS tape   Visual material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of the discovery of DNA, its implications for science and human life, and its impact on disease research, cloning, the production of synthetic drugs, organs and food products, and on moral and ethical issues in society.
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Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Visual material
All Authors / Contributors: David T Suzuki; Paul Gaser; Cynthia Page; Tim Haines; Andrew Liebman; Larkin McPhee; Christine Zurbach Wiser; Bonnie Waltch; David Sington; James F Golway; Malcolm Clarke; Chedd-Angier Production Company.; British Broadcasting Corporation. Television Service.; WGBH (Television station : Boston, Mass.)
OCLC Number: 71767748
Notes: VHS format.
"Cracking the code."
Credits: Music, Malcolm Clarke.
Target Audience: General.
Description: 8 videocassettes (400 min.) : sd., col. ; 1/2 in.
Contents: 1. We are one / producers, Paul Gaser, Cynthia Page --
2. Birth, sex and death / producer, Tim Haines --
3. Evolution / producer, Andrew Liebman --
4. Cancer / producers, Larkin McPhee, Cynthia Page --
5. Fighting disease / producer, Andrew Liebman --
6. Gene therapy / producer, David Sington --
7. Against nature / producers, Christine Zurbach Wiser, Bonnie W. Waltch --
8. Freedom in the genes / producer, James F. Golway. [American version]: 1. The immortal thread --
2. Birth, sex and death --
3. Accidents of creation --
4. Conquering cancer --
5. Cell wars --
6. The mouse that laid the golden egg --
7. Children by design --
8. Who are you?
Other Titles: We are one.
Birth, sex and death.
Evolution.
Cancer.
Fighting disease.
Gene therapy.
Against nature.
Freedom in the genes.
Responsibility: presented by David Suzuki.

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The story of the discovery of DNA, its implications for science and human life, and its impact on disease research, cloning, the production of synthetic drugs, organs and food products, and on moral and ethical issues in society.

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