Designer genes : a new era in the evolution of man / Steven Potter.

Author
Potter, Steven [Browse]
Format
Book
Language
English
Εdition
1st ed.
Published/​Created
New York : Random House, c2010.
Description
viii, 188 p. : ill. ; 22 cm.

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Subject(s)
Notes
Includes index.
Contents
The true story of Adam -- Figuring out which genes do what -- Sequencing the human genome -- The sequencing revolution -- Dogs -- What is all of that DNA doing anyway? -- Jumping genes (transposable elements) -- Genetic disease -- The surprising embryo -- Stem cells -- Modifying genes -- But is it moral? -- Are we smart enough to pick optimal gene combinations? -- Do no harm -- Athletics -- Alternative views -- The future.
ISBN
  • 9781400069057
  • 140006905X
LCCN
2009041659
RCP
N - S

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