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Genetics and genetic engineering / Barbara Wexler.

By: Wexler, Barbara [author.].
Contributor(s): Gale Group.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Gale virtual reference library.Information plus reference series: Publisher: Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale Cengage Learning, [2015]Copyright date: ©2015Description: 1 online resource (viii, 195 pages) : illustrations.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9781573026314 (electronic book).Subject(s): Genetics -- Moral and ethical aspects | Genetics -- Social aspects | Genetic engineering -- Moral and ethical aspects | Genetic engineering -- Social aspectsDDC classification: 576.5 Online resources: Click here to view this ebook.
Contents:
chapter 1. The history of genetics -- chapter 2. Understanding genetics -- chapter 3. Genetics and evolution -- chapter 4. Genetics and the environment -- chapter 5. Genetic disorders -- chapter 6. Genetic testing -- chapter 7. The human genome project -- chapter 8. Reproductive cloning -- chapter 9. Therapeutic cloning : stem cell research -- chapter 10. Genetic engineering and biotechnology -- chapter 11. Ethical issues and public opinion.
Summary: This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.
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Includes bibliographical references and index.

chapter 1. The history of genetics -- chapter 2. Understanding genetics -- chapter 3. Genetics and evolution -- chapter 4. Genetics and the environment -- chapter 5. Genetic disorders -- chapter 6. Genetic testing -- chapter 7. The human genome project -- chapter 8. Reproductive cloning -- chapter 9. Therapeutic cloning : stem cell research -- chapter 10. Genetic engineering and biotechnology -- chapter 11. Ethical issues and public opinion.

This volume focuses on the social and moral issues surrounding genetics and genetic engineering.

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