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The genomics age : how DNA technology is transforming the way we live and who we are

Author: Gina Smith
Publisher: New York, NY : AMACOM--American Management Association, ©2005.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Science is on the verge of unlocking the mysteries of life. Will the knowledge mean the beginning of a new era, or the end of life as we know it?
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Smith, Gina.
Genomics age.
New York, NY : AMACOM--American Management Association, ©2005
(DLC) 2004012595
(OCoLC)55600540
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Gina Smith
ISBN: 081442838X 9780814428382 0814408435 9780814408438
OCLC Number: 57032498
Description: 1 online resource (vii, 262 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Preliminaries; CONTENTS; Before We Begin; 1 It's Who You Are; 2 How We Got Here; 3 Your Genome An Owner's Manual; 4 The DNA Files; 5 Facing Destiny; 6 The Fountain of Aging Well; 7 Closing in on Cancer; 8 Cloning and Stem Cells; 9 Gene Therapy; 10 DNA and Society; Glossary.
Responsibility: Gina Smith.
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Explores how leaps in the understanding of DNA offer scientific promises, and pose complex ethical issues. This work covers areas of lives that change, and subjects that are frequently in news, such  Read more...

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