Designing Our Descendants. The Promises and Perils of Genetic Modifications

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Authors: Audrey R. Chapman, Mark S. Frankel
Publisher: The Johns Hopkins University Press
Genre: Biology > Genetics
Pages: 385
Language: english
Year: 2003
ISBN 10: 0801872316
ISBN 13: 9780801881299
Series: Unknown
Edition: Unknown
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Synopsis

The Human Genome Project, discoveries in molecular biology, and new reproductive technologies have advanced our understanding of how genetic science may be used to treat persons with genetic disorders. Greater knowledge may also make possible genetic interventions to "enhance" normal...