Cut and Paste Genetics

MOLECULAR DISEASES Meanwhile, Pauling had turned to the molecular study of genetic diseases. These had been known since 1902 when Archibald Garrod, a London physician, had studied alkaptonuria, a condition in which urine turns black due ...

Cut and Paste Genetics

Bringing together historical and ethical insights on the revolutionary, Nobel prize winning CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing technology, this accessible book examines the history of human attempts to understand and control our evolution, how the CRISPR/Cas9 technology works and what it could mean for the elimination of genetic diseases.

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Cut-and-Paste Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: Sahotra Sarkar
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-09-15 - Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Bringing together historical and ethical insights on the revolutionary, Nobel prize winning CRISPR/Cas9 gene editing technology, this accessible book examines the history of human attempts to understand and control our evolution, how the CRISPR/Cas9 technology works and what it could mean for the elimination of genetic diseases.
Genetics
Language: en
Pages: 206
Authors: Ruth M. DeBusk
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher: American Dietetic Associati

Discover how the Human Genome Project will soon affect dietetic practice in this fascinating new reference. Medical nutrition therapy, nutrition and food service, drug therapy, gene therapy, gene diagnostics, and social and public nutrition policies will all feel the impact of this on-going research. Each chapter in the Genetic Connection
Dis/ability in Media, Law and History
Language: en
Pages: 266
Authors: Micky Lee, Frank Rudy Cooper, Patricia Reeve
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-06-17 - Publisher: Routledge

This book explores how being "disabled" originates in the physical world, social representations and rules, and historical power relations—the interplay of which render bodies "normal" or not. Do parking signs that represent people in wheelchairs as self-propelling influence how we view dis/ability? How do wheelchair users understand their own bodies
Hybrids, Super Soldiers & the Coming Genetic Apocalypse Vol.1
Language: en
Pages: 308
Authors: Billy Crone
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-04-02 - Publisher: Lulu.com

What if I were to tell you that virtually every plant and animal species known to mankind is on the verge of going out of existence? Add to that the shocking news that mankind himself is being permanently modified to where the actual scientists performing these experiments upon humanity even
Progress and Recent Trends in Microbial Fuel Cells
Language: en
Pages: 464
Authors: Patit Paban Kundu, Kingshuk Dutta
Categories: Technology & Engineering
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-06-07 - Publisher: Elsevier

Progress and Recent Trends in Microbial Fuel Cells provides an in-depth analysis of the fundamentals, working principles, applications and advancements (including commercialization aspects) made in the field of Microbial Fuel Cells research, with critical analyses and opinions from experts around the world. Microbial Fuel cell, as a potential alternative energy