The Genetics Revolution

The Genetics Revolution

A one-stop resource that covers all of the controversial topics of the Genetics Revolution - genetic engineering, in vitro fertilization, stem-cell research, cloning, and the Human Genome Diversity Project

Author: Rose M. Morgan

Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group

ISBN: 0313336725

Category: Health & Fitness

Page: 219

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Categories: Health & Fitness

DNA

DNA

This is the most comprehensive and authoritative exploration of DNA's impact--practical, social, and ethical--on our society and our world.

Author: James D. Watson

Publisher: Knopf

ISBN: 9780385351201

Category: Science

Page: 512

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Categories: Science

The Genetics Revolution

The Genetics Revolution

Author: Felissa R. Lashley

Publisher: Amer Nurses Assn

ISBN: UOM:39015041629521

Category: Genetic counseling

Page: 46

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Categories: Genetic counseling

The Genes That Make Us

The Genes That Make Us

In The Genes That Make Us, he explains everything you need to know with humour, insight, and great humanity.

Author: Edwin Kirk

Publisher: Scribe Publications

ISBN: 9781925938425

Category: Medical

Page: 288

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Categories: Medical

The 1 000 Genome

The  1 000 Genome

To research the story of this unfolding revolution, critically acclaimed science writer Kevin Davies has spent the past few years traveling to the leading centers and interviewing the entrepreneurs and pioneers in the race to achieve the $1 ...

Author: Kevin Davies

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1416570187

Category: Science

Page: 352

View: 105

Categories: Science

Double edged Sword

Double edged Sword

Karl Drlica's Double-Edged Sword: The Promises and Risks of the Genetic Revolution explores both the positive and negative aspects of modern genetics and its potential impact on us as individuals.

Author: Karl A. Drlica

Publisher: Basic Books

ISBN: 0201409828

Category: Science

Page: 256

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The Epigenetics Revolution

The Epigenetics Revolution

Surveying the twenty-year history of the field while also highlighting its latest findings and innovations, this volume provides a readily understandable introduction to the foundations of epigenetics.

Author: Nessa Carey

Publisher: Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9780231530712

Category: Science

Page: 352

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The Genetic Revolution and Human Rights

The Genetic Revolution and Human Rights

And how sh ould scientific research be regulated and by whom? These are some of t he questions addressed in this book, which comprises the 1998 Oxford A mnesty Lectures.

Author: Justine Burley

Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

ISBN: 0192862014

Category: Medical

Page: 220

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Categories: Medical

Human Genetics

Human Genetics

Begins with molecular characterization of the human genome (rather than the conventional descriptions of Mendelian inheritance, pedigree analysis, and chromosome abnormalities), and maintains this emphasis on understanding human genetics in ...

Author: Edwin H. McConkey

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning

ISBN: 0867208546

Category: Medical

Page: 322

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Categories: Medical

Race and the Genetic Revolution

Race and the Genetic Revolution

Each essay explores commonly held and unexamined assumptions and misperceptions about race in science and popular culture. This collection begins with the historical origins and current uses of the concept of "race" in science.

Author: Sheldon Krimsky

Publisher: Columbia University Press

ISBN: 9780231527699

Category: Science

Page: 304

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Hacking Darwin

Hacking Darwin

"A gifted and thoughtful writer, Metzl brings us to the frontiers of biology and technology, and reveals a world full of promise and peril." — Siddhartha Mukherjee MD, New York Times bestselling author of The Emperor of All Maladies and ...

Author: Jamie Metzl

Publisher: Sourcebooks, Inc.

ISBN: 9781492670100

Category: Science

Page: 352

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Categories: Science