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The Resource DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick, (electronic resource)

DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick, (electronic resource)

Label
DNA : promise and peril
Title
DNA
Title remainder
promise and peril
Statement of responsibility
Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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1947-
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McCabe, Linda L.
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
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  • McCabe, Edward R. B
  • ebrary, Inc
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  • Medical genetics
  • Genetic engineering
Label
DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
DNA sequence does not equal destiny -- What is genomics? -- Genetic determinism -- The evolution and deconstruction of human-centered biology -- Race and ethnicity : your history is written in your genes -- Gender as a spectrum, not a dichotomy -- Genome-based forensics -- When genes belong to groups and not individuals -- Genes as commodities : ownership of genes by business interests -- Protection against genetic discrimination : the new civil right -- Reproductive technologies : on the road to designer babies? -- Reproductive cloning : from farm animals to pets to humans? -- Therapeutic cloning and regenerative medicine -- Gene therapy : can the promise be fulfilled? -- Large population assessments : the foundation for genomic medicine -- Hidden destiny : unbounded by your DNA
Control code
ebr10229958
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 339 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
DNA : promise and peril, Linda L. McCabe and Edward R.B. McCabe ; with a foreword by Victor A. McKusick, (electronic resource)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 291-327) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
DNA sequence does not equal destiny -- What is genomics? -- Genetic determinism -- The evolution and deconstruction of human-centered biology -- Race and ethnicity : your history is written in your genes -- Gender as a spectrum, not a dichotomy -- Genome-based forensics -- When genes belong to groups and not individuals -- Genes as commodities : ownership of genes by business interests -- Protection against genetic discrimination : the new civil right -- Reproductive technologies : on the road to designer babies? -- Reproductive cloning : from farm animals to pets to humans? -- Therapeutic cloning and regenerative medicine -- Gene therapy : can the promise be fulfilled? -- Large population assessments : the foundation for genomic medicine -- Hidden destiny : unbounded by your DNA
Control code
ebr10229958
Dimensions
24 cm
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xv, 339 p.
Form of item
electronic
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote

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