The Science Times Book of Genetics

The Science Times Book of Genetics

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Essays by experts in the field explore the history, research, processes, and ethical concerns of genetic research, including the role of genes in cancer and treatment, life extension, and cloning

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Brings together some 40 science articles from The New York Times explaining the latest research in one of the fastest changing and most provocative subjects in science today. Written for general readers and science buffs, articles are organized in sections on genetics as history, discovering human genes, architecture of DNA, building an organism, genes and disease, and genes and the lifespan. Includes a brief guide to the language of biology. No index. Annotation c. by Book News, Inc., Portland, Or.

Publisher: New York : Lyons, 1999
ISBN: 9781558217652
Characteristics: 248 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Wade, Nicholas
Alternative Title: Science times
Book of genetics


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